"zygobranchia" Definition

  1. n. pl. A division of marine gastropods in which the gills are developed on both sides of the body and the renal organs are also paired. The abalone (Haliotis) and the keyhole limpet (Fissurella) are examples.

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Position in dictionary: 111673 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n. pl.,
Words that start with "zygobranchia": 2
Words that end with "zygobranchia": 1
Words that contain "zygobranchia": 2
Next words in dictionary: zygobranchiate, zygodactyl, zygodactylae, zygodactyle, zygodactyli
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