plural noun
Pod·​axonia | \ ¦päd+ \

Definition of Podaxonia

in some especially former classifications
: a group comprising the Brachiopoda, Bryozoa, and Gephyrea

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Other Words from Podaxonia

podaxonial \ ¦päˌdak¦sōnēəl \ adjective

History and Etymology for Podaxonia

New Latin, from pod- + axonia

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“Podaxonia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Podaxonia. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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