archaecraniate

archaecraniate
\\|ärkē|-\ adjective
Etymology: archae- + craniate
: of, relating to, or having a primitive type of skull (as that of Amphibia) — opposed to syncraniate

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  • archaecraniate — ar·chae·cra·ni·ate …   English syllables

  • archae- — combining form or archaeo also archeo in pronunciations below, | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ . |ärkē(ˌ)ō or |ȧk or ēə,  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ . är|kēō or ȧ|k or ēə Etymology: Greek …   Useful english dictionary

  • syncraniate — (ˈ)si]n, sə], ]ŋ+ adjective Etymology: syn + craniate : relating to or having a skull with which certain vertebral elements are fused the skulls of amniotes are considered to be syncraniate opposed to archaecraniate …   Useful english dictionary

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