phylum Chordata

comprises true vertebrates and animals having a notochord
Syn: ↑Chordata
Hypernyms: ↑phylum
Member Holonyms: ↑Animalia, ↑kingdom Animalia, ↑animal kingdom
Member Meronyms:

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