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Abranchiata

Abran·chi·a·ta \ -ātə \

Definition of Abranchiata

  • taxonomic synonym of abranchia

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Origin and Etymology of abranchiata

New Latin, from 2a- + branchi- + -ata


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Abranchiata

plural noun \ " \

Definition of Abranchiata

: any of several groups of gill-less animals other than Abranchia

First Known Use of abranchiata

circa 1835

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