plural noun
Eu·​tracheata | \ (¦)yü+ \

Definition of Eutracheata

: a group of Arthropoda comprising all arthropods (as insects, chilopods, diplopods, and a few related forms) that have a tracheal respiratory system and a single pair of antennae

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eutracheate \ (ˈ)yü+ \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Eutracheata

New Latin, from eu- + Tracheata

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“Eutracheata.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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