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Definition of the noun dibranchia
What does dibranchia mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of Dibranchia: Dibranchiata / subclass Dibranchia / subclass Dibranchiata
- more generic word: class = a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
- member of: Cephalopoda / class Cephalopoda = octopuses; squids; cuttlefish
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The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information
The Dibranchia, with only one pair of branchiae, one pair of renal organs, and one pair of genital ducts, are much more recent, not appearing till the end of the Secondary epoch, and therefore ...
by Chapin Aaron Harris
Dibranchia'ta ; from Sic, twice, and [ipavxia, gills.
by Day Otis Kellogg
and two gills [Dibranchia). The name is especially applied to the slender, elongated calamaries (Tcnthida:), and to the Loliginidce.
by William Harrison De Puy
and two gills (Dibranchia). The name is especially applied to the slender, elongated calamaries (Teuthidae), and to the Loliginidae.
(Based on Mayne's Lexicon) by New Sydenham Society, Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick
Dibranchia'ta. (Ah, twice, double ; fipuyxia, the gills of a fish.) An Order of the Class Cephalopoda, having two branehire, each with a branchial heart at the baso ; they have no external shell, and possess eight or ten arms with suckers.
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
cranberry Cranchiidae Invertebrate Zoology, a family of cephalopods, mollusks in the subclass Dibranchia, having two gills and an internal shell or no shell.
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Dibranchia: Organs ...
An Extensive Collection of Words, Terms, and Phrases ... Together with Numerous Obsolete, Obsolescent, and Scottish Words ... Not Included in Previous English Dictionaries by John Ogilvie
DIBRANCHIA' TA, n.
Dibranchia'ta (Gr. ' two-gilled '), the name applied to an order of ...
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Scrabble value of D2I1B3R1A1N1C3H4I1A1
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