HyperDic: branchiopod

English > 2 senses of the word branchiopod:
NOUNanimalbranchiopod, branchiopod crustacean, branchiopodanaquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding
ADJECTIVEpertbranchiopod, branchiopodan, branchiopodousof or relating to or characteristic of the subclass Branchiopoda
English > branchiopod: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or characteristic of the subclass Branchiopoda.
Synonymsbranchiopodan, branchiopodous
Spanishbranquiópodo
Nounssubclass Branchiopodaprimitive aquatic mainly freshwater crustaceans
English > branchiopod: 2 senses > noun 1, animal
Meaningaquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding.
Synonymsbranchiopod crustacean, branchiopodan
Narrowerbrine shrimp, Artemia salinaCommon to saline lakes
daphnia, water fleaminute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell
fairy shrimpsmall freshwater branchiopod having a transparent body with many appendages
tadpole shrimpA kind of branchiopod crustacean
BroadercrustaceanAny mainly aquatic arthropod usually having a segmented body and chitinous exoskeleton
Spanishbranchiopodan, branquiópodo
Catalanbranquiòpede

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