Asiphonida
Asiphonea As`i*pho"ne*a, ||Asiphonata A*si`pho*na"ta, ||Asiphonida As`i*phon"i*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'a priv. + ? a tube.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of bivalve mollusks destitute of siphons, as the oyster; the asiphonate mollusks. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Asiphonata — Asiphonea As i*pho ne*a, ||Asiphonata A*si pho*na ta, ||Asiphonida As i*phon i*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. a priv. + ? a tube.] (Zo[ o]l.) A group of bivalve mollusks destitute of siphons, as the oyster; the asiphonate mollusks. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Asiphonea — As i*pho ne*a, ||Asiphonata A*si pho*na ta, ||Asiphonida As i*phon i*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. a priv. + ? a tube.] (Zo[ o]l.) A group of bivalve mollusks destitute of siphons, as the oyster; the asiphonate mollusks. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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