plural noun

in some classifications
: an order or other division of leeches comprising the Gnathobdellida and Pharyngobdellida

Word History


New Latin, from a- entry 2 + rhynch- + -bdellida (from -bdella + -ida)

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Dictionary Entries Near Arhynchobdellida

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“Arhynchobdellida.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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