Kamus Online  
suggested words

Online Dictionary: translate word or phrase from Indonesian to English or vice versa, and also from english to english on-line.
Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Branchial clefts (0.02224 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Branchial clefts.
English → English (WordNet) Definition: branchial cleft branchial cleft n : one of a series of slit openings in the pharynxes of fishes and aquatic amphibians through which water passes [syn: gill slit , gill cleft]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Branchial clefts Branchial \Bran"chi*al\, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to branchi[ae] or gills. [1913 Webster] Branchial arches, the bony or cartilaginous arches which support the gills on each side of the throat of fishes and amphibians. See Illustration in Appendix. Branchial clefts, the openings between the branchial arches through which water passes. [1913 Webster] Cleft \Cleft\, n. [OE. clift; cf. Sw. klyft cave, den, Icel. kluft cleft, Dan. kl["o]ft, G. kluft. See Cleave to split and cf. 2d Clift, 1st Clough.] 1. A space or opening made by splitting; a crack; a crevice; as, the cleft of a rock. --Is. ii. 21. [1913 Webster] 2. A piece made by splitting; as, a cleft of wood. [1913 Webster] 3. (Far.) A disease in horses; a crack on the band of the pastern. [1913 Webster] Branchial clefts. See under Branchial. Syn: Crack; crevice; fissure; chink; cranny. [1913 Webster]


Touch version | Disclaimer