branchiopneustic


branchiopneustic

branchiopneustic [brang-kee-op-noo-stik, -nyoo-] Word Origin adjective Entomology.

  1. breathing by means of gills, as certain aquatic insect larvae.

Origin of branchiopneustic branchio- + Greek pneustikós, equivalent to pneus- (verbid stem of pneîn to breathe) + -tikos -tic

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

45 queries 2.879