Arhynchobdellida

plural noun
Arhyn·​chob·​del·​li·​da | \ ¦āˌriŋˌkäbˈdelədə \

Definition of Arhynchobdellida

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

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History and Etymology for Arhynchobdellida

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

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“Arhynchobdellida.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Arhynchobdellida. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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