"siphonobranchiata" Definition

  1. n. pl. A tribe of gastropods having the mantle border, on one or both sides, prolonged in the form of a spout through which water enters the gill cavity. The shell itself is not always siphonostomatous in this group.

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Position in dictionary: 91019 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n. pl.,
Words that start with "siphonobranchiata": 1
Words that end with "siphonobranchiata": 1
Words that contain "siphonobranchiata": 1
Next words in dictionary: siphonobranchiate, siphonoglyphe, siphonophora, siphonophoran, siphonophore, siphonopoda, siphonostomata, siphonostomatous, siphonostome, siphorhinal
Previous words in dictionary: siphonium, siphoniferous, siphonifer, siphonic, siphoniata, siphonia, siphonet, siphonate, siphonata, siphonarid

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