achlamydate


achlamydate
\(ˈ)ā|klaməˌdāt, -_də̇t\ adjective
Etymology: a- (II) + chlamydate
: without a mantle — used of gastropods

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Achlamydate — A*chlam y*date, a. [Gr. a priv. + ?. ?. a short cloak.] (Zo[ o]l.) Not possessing a mantle; said of certain gastropods. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • achlamydate — adj. [Gr. a, without; chlamys, mantle] Lacking a mantle …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • achlamydate — /ay klam i dayt , dit/, adj. Zool. not chlamydate; having neither mantle nor pallium. [1875 80; A 6 + CHLAMYDATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • achlamydate — adjective Not possessing a mantle; said of certain gastropods …   Wiktionary

  • achlamydate — achlam·y·date …   English syllables

  • achlamydate — /eɪˈklæmədeɪt/ (say ay klamuhdayt) adjective Botany not chlamydate; having no mantle or pallium …   Australian English dictionary

  • a|chlam|y|date — «uh KLAM uh dayt», adjective. having no mantle: »an achlamydate mollusk …   Useful english dictionary


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