branchia definition

  • noun:
    • A gill or comparable organ of respiration.
    • A gill or other organ obtaining the same purpose.
    • A gill; a respiratory organ for breathing air within water, including numerous aquatic and semiaquatic animals have.
    • one of several constituents of the branchial apparatus; a gill. See branchiƦ
    • respiratory organ of aquatic pets that breathe oxygen dissolved in water
  • others:
    • Identical To branchiƦ.

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