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Meaning of "suboperculum" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUBOPERCULUM

suboperculum  [ˌsʌbəʊˈpɜːkjʊləm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUBOPERCULUM

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preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Suboperculum 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.

WHAT DOES SUBOPERCULUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of suboperculum in the English dictionary

The definition of suboperculum in the dictionary is a bone in fishes behind the operculum or gill covering.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUBOPERCULUM


aciculum
əˈsɪkjʊləm
baculum
ˈbækjʊləm
cubiculum
kjuːˈbɪkjʊləm
curriculum
kəˈrɪkjʊləm
diverticulum
ˌdaɪvəˈtɪkjʊləm
furculum
ˈfɜːkjʊləm
hibernaculum
ˌhaɪbəˈnækjʊləm
inoculum
ɪˈnɒkjʊləm
Janiculum
dʒəˈnɪkjʊləm
operculum
əʊˈpɜːkjʊləm
osculum
ˈɒskjʊləm
reticulum
rɪˈtɪkjʊləm
retinaculum
ˌrɛtɪˈnækjʊləm
saeculum
ˈsaɪkjʊləm
seculum
ˈsɛkjʊləm
speculum
ˈspɛkjʊləm
tenaculum
tɪˈnækjʊləm
tuberculum
tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləm
Tusculum
ˈtʌskjʊləm
vinculum
ˈvɪŋkjʊləm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUBOPERCULUM

suboccipital
subocean
suboceanic
suboctave
suboctuple
subocular
suboffice
subofficer
subopercula
subopercular
suboptic
suboptimal
suboptimisation
suboptimise
suboptimization
suboptimize
suboptimum
suboral
suborbicular
suborbital

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUBOPERCULUM

acetabulum
alternative curriculum
animalculum
Basic Curriculum
core curriculum
corniculum
endoplasmic reticulum
frenulum
infundibulum
National Curriculum
pendulum
receptaculum
spiculum
supernaculum
sustentaculum
tentaculum
umbraculum
vasculum
vestibulum
vibraculum

Synonyms and antonyms of suboperculum in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «suboperculum» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUBOPERCULUM

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Translator English - Chinese

suboperculum
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

suboperculum
570 millions of speakers

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suboperculum
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

suboperculum
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تحت الوصاد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

suboperculum
278 millions of speakers

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suboperculum
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

suboperculum
260 millions of speakers

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suboperculum
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Suboperculum
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

suboperculum
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

suboperculum
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

suboperculum
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Suboperculum
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

suboperculum
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

suboperculum
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उपडोथून
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

suboperculum
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

suboperculum
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

suboperculum
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

suboperculum
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

suboperculum
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

suboperculum
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

suboperculum
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

suboperculum
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

suboperculum
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of suboperculum

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUBOPERCULUM»

The term «suboperculum» is normally little used and occupies the 141.252 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUBOPERCULUM» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUBOPERCULUM»

Discover the use of suboperculum in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to suboperculum and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
History of the Coelacanth Fishes
Those coelacanth taxa showing a suboperculum longer than deep also show a quadrilateral suboperculum (Miguashaia, Poly- osteorhynchus - Cloutier, 1991a, Appendix 1). Another coextensive combination is the presence of a triangular ...
Peter L. Forey, 1998
2
A history of British fishes
In the Salmon, the posterior free edge of the gill-cover, as shown in the left-hand figure, forms part of a circle; the lower margin of the suboperculum is a line directed obliquely upwards and backwards: the line of the union of the suboperculum ...
William Yarrell, 1841
3
Palaeogeography and Palaeobiogeography: Biodiversity in ...
Character 7: Opercular region 0,.operculum.more.oblique.than.suboperculum,. oval-shaped,.pointed.and. large;.1,.intermediate;.2,.operculum.and. suboperculum.of.about.equal. width. Character 8: Accessory opercular bones ( antoperculum) 0 ...
Paul Upchurch, Alistair J. McGowan, Claire S.C. Slater, 2011
4
Early vertebrates and related problems of evolutionary biology
Suboperculum: The suboperculum is a single dermal bone located ventral to the operculum. Based on a topographical criterion, the suboperculum is homologous with the last branchiostegal ray found in primitive Palaeonisci formes (e. g. ...
Miman Zhang, Yu-hai Liu, Guo-rui Zhang, 1991
5
The Annals and Magazine of Natural History: Zoology, Botany, ...
Five irregularly tiled vertical rows of larger scales cover the bony operculum and suboperculum, increasing in size as they recede from the preoperculum. The gill- cover ends in a projecting rounded thin membranous lobe, beneath which there ...
‎1843
6
Prize Essay on the Fishes of the District of the Firth of Forth
Mr Yarrell places much dependence, as a character, on the formation of the suboperculum, and its line of union with the operculum compared to the axis of the body of the fish. In some examples I have recognised this character, but in others I ...
Richard Parnell, 1838
7
Fauna Boreali-americana; Or, The Zoology of the Northern ...
The operculum and suboperculum together form an equilateral spherical triangle. The former ends in a pretty strong flat spine, which is the extremity of a thin, though strong ridge, that strengthens the bone internally, but is even with the surface ...
Sir John Richardson, William Swainson, William Kirby, 1836
8
The Last of the Arctic Voyages: Being a Narrative of the ...
... consists of a horizontal narrow piece or rib that tapers into a spine, whose point does not attain the membranous edge of the gill-cover, and of a slender descending limb, which joins a corresponding process of the suboperculum splintwise.
Edward Belcher, 2011
9
Fauna boreali-Americana; or the zoology of the northern ...
The very thick, nearly semicylindrical suboperculum extends from the cheek to the middle of the arm that supports the pectoral fin, rendering that part of the fish much wider than the body. The thin, flat, nearly horizontal operculum, fills part of ...
John Richardson, 1836
10
Memoirs
Mr Yarrell places much dependence, as a character, on the formation of the suboperculum, and its line of union with the operculum compared to the axis of the body of the fish. In some examples I have recognised this character, but in others I ...
Wernerian Natural History Society, Edinburgh, 1838

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Suboperculum [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/suboperculum>. Jun 2020 ».
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