- (dated, zoology) A taxonomic order within the class Gastropoda – 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..
- Zygobranchia in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911
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(See the entry for Zygobranchia in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)