Definition of brachiopod
: any of a phylum (Brachiopoda) of marine invertebrates with bivalve shells within which is a pair of arms bearing tentacles by which a current of water is made to bring microscopic food to the mouth —called also lampshell
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Ancient creatures such as trilobites and brachiopods could not cope with the changes, and many of them went extinct.
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