Definition of Vestigial structure

1. Noun. (biology) A structure in an organism that has lost all or most of its original function in the course of evolution, such as human appendixes. ¹



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vestibulum nasi
vestibulum oris
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vestigial fold
vestigial muscle
vestigial organ
vestigial structure (current term)
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