Xiphisura

Xiph·is·ura \ˌzifəˈsu̇rə\
variants: or

Xiphiura

\-fēˈ(y)u̇-\ or

Xiphura

\zə̇ˈf(y)u̇-\

Definition of Xiphisura

  1. taxonomic synonym of xiphosura

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Origin and Etymology of xiphisura

xiphisura from New Latin, alteration of Xiphosura; xiphiura, xiphura from New Latin, from xiph- + -ura


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