Siphonate
Siphonate Si"phon*ate, a. 1. Having a siphon or siphons. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) Belonging to the Siphonata. [1913 Webster]


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  • siphonate — ˈsīfənə̇t, ˌnāt adjective Etymology: siphon + ate : having a siphon the aperture of the shell is said to be entire or siphonate Nellie Eales …   Useful english dictionary

  • siphonate — si·phon·ate …   English syllables

  • Siphonifer — Si*phon i*fer, n. [NL., fr. L. sipho, onis, siphon + ferre to bear.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any cephalopod having a siphonate shell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • endosiphonate — en·do·siphonate …   English syllables

  • holo — holo·axial; holo·baptist; holo·basidium; holo·benthic; holo·cellulose; holo·crystalline; holo·enzyme; holo·gamete; holo·gonidium; holo·gynic; holo·hemihedral; holo·hyaline; holo·mastigote; holo·metabola; holo·metabolic; holo·metabolism;… …   English syllables

  • holosiphonate — holo·siphonate …   English syllables

  • esiphonate — “+ adjective Etymology: e + siphonate : esiphonal …   Useful english dictionary

  • holosiphonate — “+ adjective Etymology: hol + siphonate : having a completely tubular siphon used of the Dibranchia …   Useful english dictionary

  • siphon- — combining form or siphono also siphoni Etymology: New Latin, from Greek siphōn , siphōno , from siphōn 1. : siphon …   Useful english dictionary

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