adjective see infauna

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  • infaunal — in·faunal …   English syllables

  • infaunal — adjective see infauna * * * infauˈnal adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑infauna …   Useful english dictionary

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  • infauna — infaunal, adj. /in faw neuh/, n., pl. infaunas, infaunae / nee/. the aggregate of organisms that burrow into and live in the bottom deposits of the ocean. [1910 15; IN 1 + FAUNA; cf. EPIFAUNA] * * * …   Universalium

  • bivalve — bivalvular /buy val vyeuh leuhr/, adj. /buy valv /, n. 1. Also called lamellibranch. Zool. any mollusk, as the oyster, clam, scallop, or mussel, of the class Bivalvia, having two shells hinged together, a soft body, and lamellate gills. adj. 2.… …   Universalium

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