tra·​che·​ate ˈtrā-kē-ˌāt How to pronounce tracheate (audio)
variants or tracheated
: having tracheae as breathing organs

Word History

First Known Use

1877, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tracheate was in 1877

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Cite this Entry

“Tracheate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2023.

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