Thaliacea Tha`li*a"ce*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Thalia}.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Tunicata comprising the free-swimming species, such as Salpa and Doliolum. [1913 Webster]

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  • Thaliacea — noun small class of free swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order • Syn: ↑class Thaliacea • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Urochordata, ↑subphylum Urochordata, ↑Urochorda, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • thaliacea — tha·li·a·cea …   English syllables

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