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Meaning of "ctenidia" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CTENIDIA

ctenidia  [tɪˈnɪdɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CTENIDIA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ctenidia is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CTENIDIA


Acadia
əˈkeɪdɪə
Arcadia
ɑːˈkeɪdɪə
chlamydia
kləˈmɪdɪə
clostridia
klɒˈstrɪdɪə
conidia
kəʊˈnɪdɪə
davidia
dəˈvɪdɪə
gonidia
ɡəˈnɪdɪə
Lydia
ˈlɪdɪə
nadir
ˈneɪdɪə
Numidia
njuːˈmɪdɪə
oidia
əʊˈɪdɪə
ommatidia
ˌɒməˈtɪdɪə
presidia
prɪˈsɪdɪə
pycnidia
pɪkˈnɪdɪə
pycnoconidia
ˌpɪknəʊkəˈnɪdɪə
shadier
ˈʃeɪdɪə
stadia
ˈsteɪdɪə
tidier
ˈtaɪdɪə
tigridia
taɪˈɡrɪdɪə
zoogonidia
ˌzəʊəɡəˈnɪdɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CTENIDIA

ct
CT scan
CT scanner
CTC
ctene
ctenidium
cteniform
ctenoid
ctenophoran
ctenophore
Ctesiphon
ctn
CTO
CTR
cts
CTT
CTU
CTV
cu

WORDS THAT END LIKE CTENIDIA

aecidia
antheridia
ascidia
basidia
enchiridia
glochidia
miracidia
nephridia
peridia
pygidia
pyxidia
sphaeridia
sporidia
stichidia

Synonyms and antonyms of ctenidia in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ctenidia» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

ctenidia
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ctenidios
570 millions of speakers

English

ctenidia
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ctenidia
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ctenidia
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ctenidia
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ctenídios
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ctenidia
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cténidies
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ctenidia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ctenidien
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ctenidia
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ctenidia
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ctenidia
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ctenidia
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ctenidia
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Ctenidia
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ctenidia
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ctenidia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ctenidia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ctenidia
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ctenidia
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ctenidia
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ctenidia
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ctenidia
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ctenidia
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ctenidia

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CTENIDIA»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CTENIDIA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ctenidia

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CTENIDIA»

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The Mollusks: A Guide to Their Study, Collection, and ...
The ctenidia (gills). Although the term gill is commonly used, this refers to a respiratory organ in a strict sense. The basal molluscan ctenidium, however, is a ventilation organ, which may acquire a secondary function for gas exchange (e.g. , ...
Charles F. Sturm, Timothy A. Pearce, Ángel Valdés, 2006
2
Advances in Polychaete Research
of the median antenna, the tentacular parapodia, and the prostomium (auricles, ctenidia. stylodes, inner tentacular lobes, inner tentacular sheaths, tentacular lamellae, and tentacular ridges), appendages of the lateral lips (ctenidia and labial ...
Elin Sigvaldadottir, Andrew S.Y. Mackie, Gudmundur V. Helgason, 2003
3
Modern Text Book of Zoology: Invertebrates
B. Branchial or Ctenidial Respiration [I] True gills or ctenidia Most of the molluscs are aquatic and respire by means of gills or ctenidia. Gills are the most important of all the pallial organs in Mollusca. They serve a vital role in the economy of ...
Prof. R.L.Kotpal, 2012
4
Evolution of the Insects
It did not have the long, stiff setae typical of fleas, large hind legs or coxae, nor even any structures like ctenidia that would suggest it was ectopara- sitic. Far more intriguing and beautifully preserved, though, is Tarwinia (Figures 12.19, 12.20), ...
David Grimaldi, Michael S. Engel, 2005
5
Assembling the Tree of Life
... Large, elongate, Large ventral Shallow (deep in groove around foot embayment groove around surrounds extends length embayment advanced taxa ), foot entire of animal anterior embayment animal inside shell Ctenidia 5–60 pairs Absent ...
Joel Cracraft Curator of Ornithology American Museum of Natural History, the Herbarium Michael J. Donoghue Curator, Peabody Museum of Natural History Yale University, 2004
6
United States Geological Survey Professional Paper
In gastropods, it is primarily a respiratory chamber housing the ctenidia (gills) and the associated osphradia and hypobranchial glands, which together form a functional unit (Yonge, 1947). The osphradia, which are situated near the entrance ...
7
Geological Survey Professional Paper
In gastropods, it is primarily a respiratory chamber housing the ctenidia (gills) and the associated osphradia and hypobranchial glands, which together form a functional unit (Yonge, 1947). The osphradia, which are situated near the entrance ...
8
Intertidal Invertebrates of California
The ctenidia continue to function also as respiratory organs. Although most bivalves are relatively sedentary, some can use their muscular foot to burrow actively into mud or sand, and in others the foot anchors the body during boring into wood ...
‎1980
9
Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater ...
species possessing siphons (including unionoids of the families Iridinidae and Hyriidae)[197], the diaphragm dividing the infrabranchial space from the suprabranchial space is formed by both the ctenidia and the mantle. It is a complete ...
James H. Thorp, Alan P. Covich, 2010
10
Biology of Mollusca
Primitively these structures were probably simple projections of the epithelium of mantle but in most present molluscs these projections called as ctenidia. The ctenidia are greatly modified in the direction of increase in surface area and greater ...
D.R. Khanna, P. R. Yadav, 2004

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CTENIDIA»

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Take This Shell and Shove It: The Mollusk That Became a Worm
Some possess characteristic molluskan gills called ctenidia. But -- no shell. So are aplacophorans super-primitive molluscs that first appeared ... «Scientific American, Dec 12»
2
Giant Prehistoric Fossilized Fleas Found From Mesozoic Era Of China
In this study, the fossil fleas had long, piercing siphonate mouthparts; and long legs armed with various comb-like structures called ctenidia. «Asian Scientist Magazine, Mar 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ctenidia [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ctenidia>. Oct 2020 ».
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