Gymnoglossa

plural noun
Gym·​no·​glos·​sa | \ -ˈgläsə, -lȯsə \

Definition of Gymnoglossa

in some classifications
: a division of Pectinibranchia comprising gastropods lacking jaws or radula

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Other Words from Gymnoglossa

gymnoglossate \ ¦⸗(ˌ)⸗¦gläsə̇t , -​ȯs-​ , -​ˌsāt \ adjective

History and Etymology for Gymnoglossa

New Latin, from gymn- + -glossa

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“Gymnoglossa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gymnoglossa. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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