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abranchiate

a·bran·chi·ate
A a

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey-brang-kee-it, -eyt]
    • /eɪˈbræŋ ki ɪt, -ˌeɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey-brang-kee-it, -eyt]
    • /eɪˈbræŋ ki ɪt, -ˌeɪt/

Definitions of abranchiate word

  • adjective abranchiate having no gills 3
  • adjective abranchiate without gills 3
  • noun abranchiate an animal without gills 3
  • adjective abranchiate having no gills. 1
  • noun abranchiate (zoology) Without gills. 1
  • noun abranchiate (zoology) An organism that does not have gills. 0

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Origin of abranchiate

First appearance:

before 1850
One of the 32% newest English words
1850-55; a-6 + Greek bránchi(a) (neuter plural) gills + -ate1

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Parts of speech for Abranchiate

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
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abranchiate popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 29% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 64% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

abranchiate usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for abranchiate

adjective abranchiate

Antonyms for abranchiate

adjective abranchiate

  • gilled — a faller used in the combing process, generally for only the highest-quality fibers.
  • branchiate — having gills.

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