acanthocyst

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acanthocyst (noun; Greek akantha, thorn, spine; kystis, bladder): (Nemertina) The stylet apparatus housed in the middle (stylet bulb) portion of the proboscis, including two to several accessory stylet pouches containing replacement stylets.