plural noun Brachy·rhyn·cha \ˌbrakə̇ˈriŋkə\

Definition of Brachyrhyncha

  1. :  a superfamily of crabs including most of the Brachygnatha and all having the rostrum reduced or absent

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Origin and Etymology of brachyrhyncha

New Latin, from brachy- + rhyncha (from rhynchos snout) — more at rhynch-

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