adjective sym·bran·choid \simˈbraŋˌkȯid\

Definition of symbranchoid

  1. :  resembling or related to the Synbranchidae

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Origin and Etymology of symbranchoid

New Latin Symbranchus (synonym of Synbranchus, type genus of the Synbranchidae, from syn- + Latin branchia gill) + English -oid — more at branchia

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