• Definition for "brachiopod"
    • some of various marine invertebrates associated with phylum…
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brachiopod definition

  • noun:
    • some of various marine invertebrates associated with phylum Brachiopoda, having bivalve dorsal and ventral shells enclosing a set of tentacled, armlike frameworks that are accustomed sweep minute food particles to the lips. Also known as lampshell.
    • some of many marine invertebrates, associated with the phylum Brachiopoda, having bivalve dorsal and ventral shells with two tentacle-bearing hands that capture food
    • One of the Brachiopoda, or its shell.
    • among Brachiopoda.
    • marine pet with bivalve shell having a set of arms bearing tentacles for acquiring meals; discovered global
  • others:
    • identical to brachiopodous.
  • adjective:
    • of or from the phylum Brachiopoda
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