Definition of Marsipobranchia

1. n. pl. A class of Vertebrata, lower than fishes, characterized by their purselike gill cavities, cartilaginous skeletons, absence of limbs, and a suckerlike mouth destitute of jaws. It includes the lampreys and hagfishes. See Cyclostoma, and Lamprey. Called also Marsipobranchiata, and Marsipobranchii.



Medical Definition of Marsipobranchia

1. A class of Vertebrata, lower than fishes, characterised by their purselike gill cavities, cartilaginous skeletons, absence of limbs, and a suckerlike mouth destitute of jaws. It includes the lampreys and hagfishes. See Cyclostoma, and Lamprey. Synonym: Marsipobranchiata, and Marsipobranchii. Origin: NL, fr. Gr. A pouch + a gill. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marsipobranchia

marshmallow fluff
marshmallow root
marshmallows
marshmallowy
marshmellow
marshrutka
marshrutkas
marshside
marshwort
marshworts
marshy
marsilea
marsileaceous
marsileas
marsipobranch
marsipobranchia (current term)
marsipobranchs
marsport
marsports
marsquakes
marsturite
marsupia
marsupial
marsupial bones
marsupial frog
marsupial lion
marsupial mole
marsupial mouse
marsupial notch

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