achlamydate
adj. [Gr. a, without; chlamys, mantle]
Lacking a mantle.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Achlamydate — A*chlam y*date, a. [Gr. a priv. + ?. ?. a short cloak.] (Zo[ o]l.) Not possessing a mantle; said of certain gastropods. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • achlamydate — /ay klam i dayt , dit/, adj. Zool. not chlamydate; having neither mantle nor pallium. [1875 80; A 6 + CHLAMYDATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • achlamydate — adjective Not possessing a mantle; said of certain gastropods …   Wiktionary

  • achlamydate — achlam·y·date …   English syllables

  • achlamydate — /eɪˈklæmədeɪt/ (say ay klamuhdayt) adjective Botany not chlamydate; having no mantle or pallium …   Australian English dictionary

  • achlamydate — (ˈ)ā|klaməˌdāt, də̇t adjective Etymology: a (II) + chlamydate : without a mantle used of gastropods …   Useful english dictionary

  • a|chlam|y|date — «uh KLAM uh dayt», adjective. having no mantle: »an achlamydate mollusk …   Useful english dictionary

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