Apneumona
Apneumona Ap*neu"mo*na, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'a priv. + ?, ?, a lung.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of holothurians in which the internal respiratory organs are wanting; -- called also {Apoda} or {Apodes}. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • apneumona — apneu·mo·na …   English syllables

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  • Apodes — Ap o*des, n. pl. [NL., masc. pl. See {Apoda}.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) An order of fishes without ventral fins, including the eels. (b) A group of holothurians destitute of suckers. See {Apneumona}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holothurida — Holothurioidea Hol o*thu ri*oi de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Holothure}, and { oid}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of echinoderms. Note: They have a more or less elongated body, often flattened beneath, and a circle of tentacles, which are usually much …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holothuridea — Holothurioidea Hol o*thu ri*oi de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Holothure}, and { oid}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of echinoderms. Note: They have a more or less elongated body, often flattened beneath, and a circle of tentacles, which are usually much …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holothurioidea — Hol o*thu ri*oi de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Holothure}, and { oid}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of echinoderms. Note: They have a more or less elongated body, often flattened beneath, and a circle of tentacles, which are usually much branched,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holothuroidea — Holothurioidea Hol o*thu ri*oi de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Holothure}, and { oid}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the classes of echinoderms. Note: They have a more or less elongated body, often flattened beneath, and a circle of tentacles, which are usually much …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apneumonomorphae —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷nōˈmȯrˌfē noun plural Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Apneumona + o + morphae in some classifications : a suborder of Arachnida comprising the arachnomorph spiders that lack book lungs …   Useful english dictionary

  • apneumones — noun plural see apneumona …   Useful english dictionary

  • apneumonous — adjective see apneumona …   Useful english dictionary

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