ichthyobdellid

adjective
ich·​thy·​ob·​del·​lid

Definition of ichthyobdellid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the genus Ichthyobdella or family Ichthyobdellidae

ichthyobdellid

noun
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plural -s

Definition of ichthyobdellid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a leech of the genus Ichthyobdella or family Ichthyobdellidae

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History and Etymology for ichthyobdellid

Adjective

New Latin Ichthyobdellidae family of leeches, from Ichthyobdella, type genus + -idae

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“Ichthyobdellid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ichthyobdellid. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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