plural noun
Dip·​neus·​ti | \ dipˈn(y)üˌstī \

Definition of Dipneusti

: an order of Choanichthyes coextensive with Dipnoi — see lungfish

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History and Etymology for Dipneusti

New Latin, from di- + -pneusti (irregular from Greek pneustikos of breathing, from pnein to breathe)

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“Dipneusti.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dipneusti. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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