tracheate

adjective
tra·​che·​ate | \ ˈtrā-kē-ˌāt How to pronounce tracheate (audio) , -ət \
variants: or tracheated \ ˈtrā-​kē-​ˌā-​təd How to pronounce tracheate (audio) \

Definition of tracheate

: having tracheae as breathing organs

First Known Use of tracheate

1877, in the meaning defined above

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“Tracheate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tracheate. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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