n. [Gr. dicha, in two; triaina, trident]
A tetractinal megasclere with forked clads.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • dichotriaene — di·cho·triaene …   English syllables

  • dichotriaene — |dīkō+ noun ( s) Etymology: dich + triaene : a sponge spicule with dichotomously branched rays …   Useful english dictionary

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