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artemia


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Artemia  \Ar*te"mi*a\  ([aum]r*t[e^]"m[i^]*[.a]),  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr 
  'A`rtemis,  a  Greek  goddess.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  genus  of  phyllopod  Crustacea  found  in  salt  lakes  and 
  brines;  the  brine  shrimp.  See  {Brine  shrimp}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Artemia 
  n  :  fairy  shrimp;  brine  shrimp  [syn:  {Artemia},  {genus  Artemia}, 
  {Chirocephalus},  {genus  Chirocephalus}] 




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