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ostracoda


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ostracoda  \Os*trac"o*da\,  n.  pl  (Zo["o]l.) 
  Ostracoidea. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ostracoidea  \Os`tra*coi"de*a\,  n.  pl  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  shell  of  a 
  testacean  +  -oid.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  An  order  of  Entomostraca  possessing  hard  bivalve  shells.  They 
  are  of  small  size,  and  swim  freely  about  [Written  also 
  {Ostracoda}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Ostracoda 
  n  :  seed  shrimps  [syn:  {Ostracoda},  {subclass  Ostracoda}] 




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