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Nephropsidae

Definition of the noun nephropsidae

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noun - plural: -

  1. in some classifications coextensive with the Homaridae

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Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Nephropsidae Invertebrate Zoology ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Nephropsidae (nef-rop'si-dé), m. pl. [NI., Nephrops + -idae.] A family of macrurous decapod crustaceans. They have a subcylindric carapace bearing a prominent rostrum; the second antennae with a long multiarticulate ellum; the segments of ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

Nephropsidae (nef-rop'si-dé), n. pl. [NL., Aephrops + -idae.] A family of macrurous decapod crustaceans. They have a subcylindric carapace bearing a prominent rostrum; the second antennae with a long multiarticulate £ ; the segments of the ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

Nephropsidae (nef-roposi-dé), . m. pl. [NI., Nephrops + -idae.] A family of macrurous deeapod ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1910)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

Nephropsidae (nef-roposi-dé), . m. pl. [NI., Nephrops + -idae.] A family of macrurous decapod crustaceans. They have a subcylindric carapace bearing a prominent rostrum; the second antennae with a long multiarticulate flagellum ; the ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

Nephropsidae (nef-rop'si-dé), n. pl. [NL., Nephrops + -idae.] A family of macrurous decapod crustaceans. They have a subcylindric carapace bearing a prominent rostrum; the second antennae with a long multiarticulate flagellum; the segments ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary (1903)

An Original Work of Reference to the Words in the English Language, Giving a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use

[NEPHRoPsidAE, Sup.] höm-a-ri—na, s. pl. -ina.] Zool. : In Huxley's classification a family of macrurous Crustacea, containing two genera, Homarus and Nephrops. *:: *. a. & s. [Mod. Lat. homar(us); - ine.

Google previewEncyclopedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

The French authors argue that from the macruran lobsters (Nephropsidae) anciently diverged two lines: one leading ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia of names (1910)

A tribe of macrurous decapod crustaceans including the families Eryontidae, Nephropsidae, Potamobiidae, and Parastacide. astacoid, a. 2. Resembling a lobster or crawfish.—Astacoid a diffuse reddish form of eruption in smallpox, the color of ...

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Scrabble value of N1E1P3H4R1O1P3S1I1D2A1E1

The value of this 12-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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