Meaning of DIBRANCHIATE in English


/duy brang"kee it, -kee ayt'/ , adj.

1. belonging or pertaining to the Dibranchiata, a subclass or order of cephalopods with two gills, including the decapods and octopods.


2. a dibranchiate cephalopod.

[ 1825-35; Dibranchiata; see DI- 1 , BRANCHIATE ]

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