• Definition for "cirripedia"
    • An order of Crustacea such as the barnacles.…
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  • Sentence for "cirripedia"
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cirripedia definition

  • noun-plural:
    • An order of Crustacea such as the barnacles. When adult, they will have a calcareous shell composed of a number of pieces. From opening associated with the layer the animal tosses away several curved legs, appearing like a delicate curl, whence the name associated with the group. See anatifa.
    • An order of Crustacea such as the barnacles. Whenever adult, obtained a calcareous layer consists of several pieces. From orifice associated with the shell your pet throws out several curved feet, appearing like a delicate curl, whence the name associated with group. See anatifa.
  • others:
    • A subclass of reduced parasitic entomostracous crustaceans; the barnacles and a corn-shells.
    • A subclass of reasonable parasitic entomostracous crustaceans; the barnacles and a corn-shells.
  • noun:
    • barnacles
    • barnacles
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