Diplasiocoela

plural noun Di·pla·sio·coe·la \(ˌ)dīˌplāzēōˈsēlə\

Definition of Diplasiocoela

  1. :  a suborder of Salientia including the families Ranidae, Polypedatidae, and Brevicipitidae and having the anterior surface of the first seven vertebrae concave and the eighth vertebra biconcave, a firm median fusion of the shoulder girdle, and no ribs

diplasiocoelid

adjective or noun

diplasiocoelous

\-ləs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of diplasiocoela

New Latin, from diplasio- (from Greek diplasios) + -coela (from Greek koilos hollow) — more at cave


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