Tracheata

plural noun
Tra·​che·​ata | \ -ātə \

Definition of Tracheata

 (Entry 1 of 2)

in some especially former classifications
: a class or other group of Arthropoda comprising all or most of the arthropods with tracheal respiration

Tracheata

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Definition of Tracheata (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of tracheophyta

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History and Etymology for Tracheata

Plural noun

New Latin, from neuter plural of tracheatus tracheate, from trache- + Latin -atus -ate

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“Tracheata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tracheata. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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