1 of 2

taxonomic synonym of abranchia


2 of 2

plural noun

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

Word History


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

First Known Use

Plural Noun

circa 1835, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Abranchiata was circa 1835

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“Abranchiata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Abranchiata. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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