Pectinibranchiata
Pectinibranchiata Pec`ti*ni*bran`chi*a"ta, n. pl. [NL. See {Pecten}, and {Branchia}.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Gastropoda, including those that have a comblike gill upon the neck. [1913 Webster]

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  • pectinibranchiata — pec·tini·bran·chi·a·ta …   English syllables

  • pectinibranchiata — ˌbraŋkēˈäd.ə, ˈād.ə Etymology: New Latin, from pectin + branchia + ata synonym of pectinibranchia …   Useful english dictionary

  • a — Gastropoda Gas*trop o*da, n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh water snails. They generally creep by means of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • b — Gastropoda Gas*trop o*da, n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh water snails. They generally creep by means of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • c — Gastropoda Gas*trop o*da, n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh water snails. They generally creep by means of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gasteropoda — Gastropoda Gas*trop o*da, n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh water snails. They generally creep by means of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gastropoda — Gas*trop o*da, n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh water snails. They generally creep by means of a flat,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pectinibranch — Pec*tin i*branch, n. (Zo[ o]l.) One of the Pectinibranchiata. Also used adjectively. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reptantia — Rep*tan ti*a (r?p t?n sh? ?), n. pl. [NL.] (Zo[ o]l.) A division of gastropods; the Pectinibranchiata. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pectinibranchĭa — (Pectinibranchiata), s. Kammkiemenschnecken …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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