cyclostomate
cyclostomate [sī΄klə stäm′ə təs, sī΄kləstōm′ə təssī kläs′tə māt΄]
adj.
1. having a round mouth
2. of a cyclostome or the cyclostomes: Also cyclostomatous [sī΄klə stäm′ə təs, sī΄kləstōm′ə təs]

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  • cyclostomate — [sī΄klə stäm′ə təs, sī΄kləstōm′ə təssī kläs′tə māt΄] adj. 1. having a round mouth 2. of a cyclostome or the cyclostomes: Also cyclostomatous [sī΄klə stäm′ə təs, sī΄kləstōm′ə təs] …   English World dictionary

  • cyclostomate — cy·clos·to·mate …   English syllables

  • cyclostomate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • cyclostomatous — adjective see cyclostomate * * * /suy kleuh stom euh teuhs, stoh meuh , sik leuh /, adj. 1. having a circular mouth. 2. belonging or pertaining to the cyclostomes. Also, cyclostomate /suy klos teuh mit, mayt /. [CYCLO + STOMATOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • cyclostomatous — /suy kleuh stom euh teuhs, stoh meuh , sik leuh /, adj. 1. having a circular mouth. 2. belonging or pertaining to the cyclostomes. Also, cyclostomate /suy klos teuh mit, mayt /. [CYCLO + STOMATOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • cyclostomatous — /saɪkləˈstɒmətəs/ (say suykluh stomuhtuhs), / ˈstoʊmə / (say stohmuh ), /sɪklə / (say sikluh ) adjective 1. having a circular mouth. 2. belonging or relating to the Cyclostomata. See cyclostome (def. 2). Also, cyclostomate /saɪˈklɒstəmət/ (say… …   Australian English dictionary

  • cyclostome — n. any fishlike jawless vertebrate of the subclass Cyclostomata, having a large sucking mouth, e.g. a lamprey. Derivatives: cyclostomate adj. Etymology: CYCLO + Gk stoma mouth …   Useful english dictionary

  • cyclostomous — (ˈ)sī|klästəməs adjective Etymology: cycl + stomous : cyclostomate * * * cyclostomous / klosˈto məs/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑cyclostome …   Useful english dictionary

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