Marsipobranch
Marsipobranch Mar"si*po*branch`, n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the Marsipobranchia. [1913 Webster]

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  • marsipobranch — a purse gill, consisting of a round cavity or pouch lined with gill lamellae found in Myxini and Petromyzontiformes …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • marsipobranch — mar·si·po·branch …   English syllables

  • marsipobranch — /ˈmasəpoʊbræŋk/ (say mahsuhpohbrangk) noun → cyclostome …   Australian English dictionary

  • marsipobranch — ˈmärsəpōˌbraŋk adjective or noun Etymology: New Latin Marsipobranchia : cyclostome …   Useful english dictionary

  • marsipobranchiate — marsipobranchˈiate adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑Marsipobranchii …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ammocoeles aepypterus — Lamprey Lam prey (l[a^]m pr[y^]), n.; pl. {Lampreys} (l[a^]m pr[i^]z). [OE. lampreie, F. lamproie, LL. lampreda, lampetra, from L. lambere to lick + petra rock, stone. The lampreys are so called because they attach themselves with their circular… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ammocoeles fluviatilis — Lamprey Lam prey (l[a^]m pr[y^]), n.; pl. {Lampreys} (l[a^]m pr[i^]z). [OE. lampreie, F. lamproie, LL. lampreda, lampetra, from L. lambere to lick + petra rock, stone. The lampreys are so called because they attach themselves with their circular… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • borer — Hag Hag (h[a^]g), n. [OE. hagge, hegge, witch, hag, AS. h[ae]gtesse; akin to OHG. hagazussa, G. hexe, D. heks, Dan. hex, Sw. h[ a]xa. The first part of the word is prob. the same as E. haw, hedge, and the orig. meaning was perh., wood woman, wild …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Conodont — Co no*dont (k[=o] n[ o]*d[o^]nt), n. [Gr. kw^nos cone + odoy s, odo ntos, tooth.] (Zo[ o]l.) A peculiar toothlike fossil of many forms, found especially in carboniferous rocks. Such fossils are supposed by some to be the teeth of marsipobranch… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hag — (h[a^]g), n. [OE. hagge, hegge, witch, hag, AS. h[ae]gtesse; akin to OHG. hagazussa, G. hexe, D. heks, Dan. hex, Sw. h[ a]xa. The first part of the word is prob. the same as E. haw, hedge, and the orig. meaning was perh., wood woman, wild woman.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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