branchiopodan

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  • branchiopodan — I noun aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding • Syn: ↑branchiopod crustacean, ↑branchiopod • Hypernyms: ↑crustacean • Hyponyms: ↑da …   Useful english dictionary

  • branchiopod — I noun aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding • Syn: ↑branchiopod crustacean, ↑branchiopodan • Hypernyms: ↑crustacean • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • branchiopodous — adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the subclass Branchiopoda • Syn: ↑branchiopod, ↑branchiopodan • Pertains to noun: ↑subclass Branchiopoda, ↑subclass Branchiopoda (for: ↑branchiopodan), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • branchiopadous — See branchiopodan. * * * …   Universalium

  • branchiopod — noun Any of the very many aquatic crustaceans of the class Branchiopoda, such as the fairy shrimps and water fleas See Also: branchiopodal, branchiopodan, branchiopodous …   Wiktionary

  • branchiopod —   n. kind of crustacean with gills on feet.    ♦ branchiopodan,    ♦ branchiopodus, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Artemia salina — noun common to saline lakes • Syn: ↑brine shrimp • Hypernyms: ↑branchiopod crustacean, ↑branchiopod, ↑branchiopodan • Member Holonyms: ↑Artemia, ↑genus Artemia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • branchiopod crustacean — noun aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding • Syn: ↑branchiopod, ↑branchiopodan • Hypernyms: ↑crustacean • Hyponyms: ↑daphnia, ↑water flea, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • brine shrimp — noun common to saline lakes • Syn: ↑Artemia salina • Hypernyms: ↑branchiopod crustacean, ↑branchiopod, ↑branchiopodan • Member Holonyms: ↑Artemia, ↑genus Artemia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fairy shrimp — noun small freshwater branchiopod having a transparent body with many appendages; swims on its back • Hypernyms: ↑branchiopod crustacean, ↑branchiopod, ↑branchiopodan • Member Holonyms: ↑Artemia, ↑genus Artemia, ↑Chirocephalus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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