acraniate

adjective
acra·​ni·​ate | \ ¦ā-ˌkrā-nē-ət, -ˌāt \

Definition of acraniate

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the major division Acrania

acraniate

noun
acra·​ni·​ate | \ ¦ā-ˌkrā-nē-ət, -ˌāt \
plural -s

Definition of acraniate (Entry 2 of 2)

: a chordate of the major division Acrania

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First Known Use of acraniate

Adjective

1876, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1868, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acraniate

Adjective

New Latin Acraniata

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“Acraniate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acraniate. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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