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Meaning of LAMELLIBRANCH

Pronunciation:  lu'melu`brangk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  marine or freshwater mollusks having a soft body with platelike gills enclosed within two shells hinged together
  2. [adj]  bivalve
 

LAMELLIBRANCH is a 13 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: bivalve, bivalve, bivalved, pelecypod, pelecypod, pelecypodous
 
 See Also: ark shell, Bivalvia, blood clam, clam, class Bivalvia, class Lamellibranchia, class Pelecypoda, cockle, escallop, Lamellibranchia, mollusc, mollusk, mussel, oyster, piddock, scallop, scollop, shellfish

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\La*mel"li*branch\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
One of the Lamellibranchia. Also used adjectively.

 

 

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