branchireme

noun
bran·​chi·​reme | \ -ə̇ˌrēm \
plural -s

Definition of branchireme

: a limb of a branchiopod used both for respiration and locomotion

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History and Etymology for branchireme

branchi- + Latin remus oar

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“Branchireme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/branchireme. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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