Dipneumones

plural noun

Di·​pneu·​mo·​nes
dīˈn(y)üməˌnēz,
dipˈn-
in some classifications
: a division of spiders comprising those with a single pair of lungs

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from di- + -pneumones (from Greek pneumones, plural of pneumon-, pneumōn lung)

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“Dipneumones.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dipneumones. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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