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hypobranchial

adjective hy·po·branchial

Definition of hypobranchial

  1. 1 :  situated below the gills :  of or relating to the ventral wall of the pharynx; specifically :  of or relating to the endostyle

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being the segment of a branchial arch between the basibranchial and the ceratobranchial

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Origin and Etymology of hypobranchial

hypo- + branchial


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hypobranchial

noun hy·po·branchial \"\

Definition of hypobranchial

plural

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  1. :  a hypobranchial bone or cartilage

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