acleidian

adjective
aclei·​di·​an | \ (ˈ)ā-¦klī-dē-ən, ə-ˈklī- \
variants: or aclidian \ (ˈ)ā-​¦kli-​dē-​ən , -​¦klī-​ ; ə-​ˈklī-​ , -​ˈklī-​ \

Definition of acleidian

: having no clavicles

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History and Etymology for acleidian

French acléidien, aclidien, from a- a- entry 2 + Greek kleid-, kleis key, bar, clavicle + French -ien -ian

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“Acleidian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acleidian. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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