Dicyemid Di`cy*e"mid, a. (Zo["o]l.) Like or belonging to the Dicyemata. -- n. One of the {Dicyemata}. [1913 Webster]

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  • dicyemid — di·cy·e·mid …   English syllables

  • dicyemid — I. |dīˌsī|ēmə̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin Dicyemida : of or relating to the Dicyemida II. noun ( s) : one of the Dicyemida …   Useful english dictionary

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  • rhombogen — Rhombogene Rhom bo*gene (r[o^]m b[ o]*j[=e]n), n. [Rhomb + root of Gr. gi gnesqai to be born.] (Zo[ o]l.) A dicyemid which produces infusorialike embryos; opposed to {nematogene}. See {Dicyemata}. [Written also {rhombogen}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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