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Definition: A hairlike tuft on an insect appendage; locomotor organelle of used cilia; male copulatory organ of some invertebrates. Cirri can refer to tufts of fused cilia in members of the Ciliophora.
Source: Hickman, C.P., et al. 2011. Integrated Principles of Zoology. Fifteenth Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education.