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tracheate

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adjective tra·che·ate \-kē-ˌāt, -ət\

Definition of tracheate

  1. :  having tracheae as breathing organs



1877

First Known Use of tracheate

1877

Variants of tracheate

or tracheated play \-ˌā-təd\

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