Monomya
Monomya Mo*no"my*a, Monomyaria Mon`o*my*a"ri*a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. mo`nos single + ?, ?, muscle.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of lamellibranchs having but one muscle for closing the shell, as the oyster. [1913 Webster]

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  • monomya — mono·mya …   English syllables

  • monomya — noun plural see monomyaria …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monomyaria — Monomya Mo*no my*a, Monomyaria Mon o*my*a ri*a, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. mo nos single + ?, ?, muscle.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of lamellibranchs having but one muscle for closing the shell, as the oyster. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Monomyarian — Mon o*my a*ri*an, Monomyary Mon o*my a*ry, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the {Monomya}. n. One of the {Monomya}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Monomyary — Monomyarian Mon o*my a*ri*an, Monomyary Mon o*my a*ry, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the {Monomya}. n. One of the {Monomya}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Muscheln — Muscheln, 1) (Muschelthiere, Lamellibranchia, Conchifera), Gruppe der beschalten Kopflosen (Acephalen) aus der Abtheilung der Weichthiere, mit vier Kiemenblättern. Hierher gehören sämmtliche zweischalige Conchylien; ihr Leib, welcher die Leber u …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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