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pectinibranchiate

adjective pec·tini·bran·chi·ate
variants: less commonly

pectinibranchian

\-ēən\

Definition of pectinibranchiate

  1. :  of, relating to, or resembling the Pectinibranchia :  having gills that resemble combs

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Origin and Etymology of pectinibranchiate

New Latin Pectinibranchia + English -ate or -ian


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pectinibranchiate

noun pec·tini·bran·chi·ate \"\
variants: less commonly

pectinibranchian

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Definition of pectinibranchiate

plural

-s

  1. :  a mollusk of the order Pectinibranchia

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