rhizocephalan

noun

rhi·​zo·​ceph·​a·​lan
-lən
variants or rhizocephalid
-lə̇d
plural -s
: a crustacean of the order Rhizocephala

Word History

Etymology

New Latin Rhizocephala + English -an or -id

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“Rhizocephalan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhizocephalan. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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