Dorsibranchiate Dor`si*bran"chi*ate, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having branchi[ae] along the back; belonging to the Dorsibranchiata. -- n. One of the Dorsibranchiata. [1913 Webster]

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  • dorsibranchiate — |dȯ(r)sə+ adjective Etymology: dors + branchiate : having branchiae along the back * * * dorsibranchiate / brangkˈ/ adjective Having gills on the back • • • Main Entry: ↑dorsal …   Useful english dictionary

  • dorsibranchiate — dor·si·branchiate …   English syllables

  • Sea mouse — (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A dorsibranchiate annelid, belonging to {Aphrodite} and allied genera, having long, slender, hairlike set[ae] on the sides. (b) The dunlin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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