Branchiate
Branchiate Bran"chi*ate, a. (Anat.) Furnished with branchi[ae]; as, branchiate segments. [1913 Webster]

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  • branchiate — adj. [Gr. branchia, gills] Having gills or branchiae …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • branchiate — /brang kee it, ayt /, adj. Zool. having gills. [1865 70; BRANCHI + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • branchiate — bran·chi·ate || braÅ‹kɪeɪt adj. pertaining to gills …   English contemporary dictionary

  • branchiate — bran·chi·ate …   English syllables

  • branchiate — bran•chi•ate [[t]ˈbræŋ ki ɪt, ˌeɪt[/t]] adj. zool. having gills • Etymology: 1865–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • branchiate — /ˈbræŋkiət/ (say brangkeeuht), / eɪt/ (say ayt) adjective having branchiae …   Australian English dictionary

  • branchiate — adjective provided with gills a gilled tadpole • Syn: ↑gilled • Ant: ↑abranchiate …   Useful english dictionary

  • o — abi·o·log·i·cal; ab·o·li·tion; ab·o·li·tion·ary; ab·o·li·tion·dom; ab·o·li·tion·ism; ab·o·li·tion·ist; ab·o·li·tion·ize; ab·o·ma·sal; ab·o·ma·sum; ac·an·thol·o·gy; ac·an·thop·o·dous; acar·i·dol·o·gist; ac·a·ri·nol·o·gy; acar·i·o·sis;… …   English syllables

  • si — ab·ba·si; abra·si·om·e·ter; ab·stru·si·ty; ac·ces·si·bil·i·ty; ac·ces·si·ble; ac·qui·si·tion; acra·si·a·les; acra·si·e·ae; ac·ro·tar·si·al; ac·ro·tar·si·um; adi·ba·si; ad·mis·si·bil·i·ty; ad·mis·si·ble; ad·ver·si·ty; aero·si·nus·i·tis; ali·si·er; …   English syllables

  • gilled — adjective provided with gills a gilled tadpole • Syn: ↑branchiate • Ant: ↑abranchiate (for: ↑branchiate) …   Useful english dictionary

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