Macrural
Macrural \Ma*cru"ral\, a. (Zo["o]l.) Same as {Macrurous}. [1913 Webster]

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  • macrural — ma·cru·ral …   English syllables

  • macrural —   a. pertaining to, like or belonging to the crustacean division including lobsters, prawns, etc.    ♦ macruran, n.    ♦ macrurous, a. having long tail …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • macrural — adjective see macrura * * * macruˈral or macruˈrous adjective Long tailed • • • Main Entry: ↑macro …   Useful english dictionary

  • Macroura — Ma*crou ra, n. pl., Macroural Ma*crou ral, a., etc.(Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Macrura}, {Macrural}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Macroural — Macroura Ma*crou ra, n. pl., Macroural Ma*crou ral, a., etc.(Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Macrura}, {Macrural}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • macruran — [mə kroor′ən] n. [< ModL macrura (< MACRO + Gr oura, tail) + AN] any of various decapods with large abdomens, including the lobsters and shrimps macrurous adj. macrural …   English World dictionary

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