plural noun

Definition of Scutibranchia 

in some classifications

: a heterogeneous group of gastropods distinguished by possession of a simple shield-shaped shell and more or less exactly equivalent to Aspidobranchia especially in modern usage

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Other words from Scutibranchia

scutibranchian \¦⸗⸗¦braŋkēən \ adjective or noun
scutibranchiate \-ēə̇t, -ēˌāt \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Scutibranchia

New Latin, from scut- + -branchia

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