Lyopomata
Lyopomata Ly`o*po"ma*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? to loose + ?, ?, a lid.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of brachiopods, in which the valves of shell are not articulated by a hinge. It includes the Lingula, Discina, and allied forms. [Written also {Lyopoma}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • lyopomata — ly·o·po·ma·ta …   English syllables

  • lyopomata — ˌlīəˈpōməd.ə Etymology: New Latin, from lyo + pomata (from Greek pōmat , pōma lid, operculum) more at pomacentridae synonym of inarticulata …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lyopoma — Lyopomata Ly o*po ma*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? to loose + ?, ?, a lid.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of brachiopods, in which the valves of shell are not articulated by a hinge. It includes the Lingula, Discina, and allied forms. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ecardines — E*car di*nes, n. pl. [NL., fr. L. e out, without + cardo a hinge.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of Brachiopoda; the Lyopomata. See {Brachiopoda}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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