abranchiate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • First attested in the 19th century.
  • a-(not) +‎ branchiate(gills).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /eɪˈbɹæŋ.ki.ɪt/, /eɪˈbɹæŋ.kiˌeɪt/

Adjective[edit]

abranchiate (not comparable)

  1. (zoology) Without gills.

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Noun[edit]

abranchiate (plural abranchiates)

  1. (zoology) An organism that does not have gills.