logo

cirripedia : Related Words Words similar in meaning to cirripedia

heterobasidiomycetes

  • noun category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including rusts and smuts
    subclass Heterobasidiomycetes.

More 'heterobasidiomycetes' Meaning


bryopsida

  • noun true mosses: bryophytes having leafy rather than thalloid gametophytes: comprises orders Andreaeales; Bryales; Dicranales; Eubryales; Sphagnales
    Musci; class Bryopsida; class Musci.

More 'bryopsida' Meaning


actinozoa

  • noun a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
    class Actinozoa; Anthozoa; class Anthozoa.
  • noun sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
    anthozoan; actinozoan.

More 'actinozoa' Meaning


subclass_actinopoda

  • noun heliozoans; radiolarians
    Actinopoda.

More 'subclass_actinopoda' Meaning


division_anthophyta

  • noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
    Anthophyta; Magnoliophyta; division Magnoliophyta; Angiospermae; class Angiospermae.

More 'division_anthophyta' Meaning


class_reptilia

  • noun class of cold-blooded air-breathing vertebrates with completely ossified skeleton and a body usually covered with scales or horny plates; once the dominant land animals
    Reptilia.

More 'class_reptilia' Meaning


trematoda

  • noun parasitic flatworms (including flukes)
    class Trematoda.

More 'trematoda' Meaning


class_trematoda

  • noun parasitic flatworms (including flukes)
    Trematoda.

More 'class_trematoda' Meaning


ascomycetes

  • noun large class of higher fungi coextensive with division Ascomycota: sac fungi
    class Ascomycetes.
  • noun any fungus of the class Ascomycetes (or subdivision Ascomycota) in which the spores are formed inside an ascus
    ascomycete; ascomycetous fungus.

More 'ascomycetes' Meaning


pantotheria

  • noun generalized extinct mammals widespread during the Jurassic; commonly conceded to be ancestral to marsupial and placental mammals
    subclass Pantotheria.

More 'pantotheria' Meaning


holothuroidea

  • noun class of echinoderms including the sea cucumbers
    class Holothuroidea.

More 'holothuroidea' Meaning


categorisation

  • noun a group of people or things arranged by class or category
    categorization; classification.
  • noun the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
    categorization; sorting; classification.

More 'categorisation' Meaning


division

  • noun an army unit large enough to sustain combat
    • two infantry divisions were held in reserve
  • noun one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
    section; part.
    • the written part of the exam
    • the finance section of the company
    • the BBC's engineering division

More 'division' Meaning


bivalvia

  • noun oysters; clams; scallops; mussels
    class Pelecypoda; class Bivalvia; class Lamellibranchia; Lamellibranchia.

More 'bivalvia' Meaning


placodermi

  • noun extinct group of bony-plated fishes with primitive jaws
    class Placodermi.

More 'placodermi' Meaning


anthophyta

  • noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
    division Anthophyta; Magnoliophyta; division Magnoliophyta; Angiospermae; class Angiospermae.

More 'anthophyta' Meaning


tiliomycetes

  • noun category used in some systems to comprise the two orders Ustilaginales (smuts) and Uredinales (rusts)
    class Tiliomycetes.

More 'tiliomycetes' Meaning


cirripedia

  • noun barnacles
    subclass Cirripedia.

More 'cirripedia' Meaning


oomycetes

  • noun nonphotosynthetic fungi that resemble algae and that reproduce by forming oospores; sometimes classified as protoctists
    class Oomycetes.

More 'oomycetes' Meaning


class_thaliacea

  • noun small class of free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order
    Thaliacea.

More 'class_thaliacea' Meaning


ginkgopsida

  • noun ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    class Ginkgophytina; class Ginkgopsida; subdivision Ginkgophyta; Ginkgophytina; subdivision Ginkgophytina.

More 'ginkgopsida' Meaning


anthozoa

  • noun a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
    class Actinozoa; Actinozoa; class Anthozoa.
  • noun sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
    anthozoan; actinozoan.

More 'anthozoa' Meaning


subclass_selachii

  • noun sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates
    Selachii; subclass Elasmobranchii; Elasmobranchii.

More 'subclass_selachii' Meaning


basidiomycetes

  • noun large class of higher fungi coextensive with subdivision Basidiomycota
    class Basidiomycetes.
  • noun any of various fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota
    basidiomycete; basidiomycetous fungi.

More 'basidiomycetes' Meaning


crustacean

  • noun any mainly aquatic arthropod usually having a segmented body and chitinous exoskeleton
  • adjective of or belonging to the class Crustacea
    crustaceous.

More 'crustacean' Meaning


class_cestoda

  • noun tapeworms
    Cestoda.

More 'class_cestoda' Meaning


biological

  • adjective pertaining to biology or to life and living things
    biologic.
  • adjective of parents and children; related by blood
    • biological child

More 'biological' Meaning


class_hepaticae

  • noun liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales
    class Hepaticopsida; Hepaticopsida; Hepaticae.

More 'class_hepaticae' Meaning


subdivision_gnetophytina

  • noun gymnospermous flowering plants; supposed link between conifers and angiosperms; in some systems classified as a class (Gnetopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Gnetophytina or Gnetophyta)
    Gnetopsida; class Gnetopsida; Gnetophytina; Gnetophyta.

More 'subdivision_gnetophytina' Meaning


amphineura

  • noun a class of Gastropoda
    subclass Amphineura.

More 'amphineura' Meaning


class_plectomycetes

  • noun class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a cleistothecium (it releases spores only on decay or disintegration)
    Plectomycetes.

More 'class_plectomycetes' Meaning


holocephali

  • noun chimaeras and extinct forms
    subclass Holocephali.

More 'holocephali' Meaning


aves

  • noun (ornithology) the class of birds
    class Aves.

More 'aves' Meaning


onychophora

  • noun enigmatic small elongated wormlike terrestrial invertebrates of damp dark habitats in warm regions; distinct from the phylum Annelida; resemble slugs with legs and are sometimes described as the missing link between arthropods and annelids
    class Onychophora.

More 'onychophora' Meaning


arachnida

  • noun a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings
    class Arachnida.

More 'arachnida' Meaning


deuteromycetes

  • noun form class; coextensive with subdivision Deuteromycota
    class Deuteromycetes.

More 'deuteromycetes' Meaning


class_ginkgopsida

  • noun ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    class Ginkgophytina; Ginkgopsida; subdivision Ginkgophyta; Ginkgophytina; subdivision Ginkgophytina.

More 'class_ginkgopsida' Meaning


class_ciliophora

  • noun class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle
    class Ciliata; Ciliata; Ciliophora.

More 'class_ciliophora' Meaning


class_hymenomycetes

  • noun used in some classifications; usually coextensive with order Agaricales: mushrooms; toadstools; agarics; bracket fungi
    Hymenomycetes.

More 'class_hymenomycetes' Meaning


eutherian

  • noun mammals having a placenta; all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
    eutherian mammal; placental mammal; placental.
  • adjective of or relating to or belonging to the subclass Eutheria
    • eutherian mammals

More 'eutherian' Meaning


class_pelecypoda

  • noun oysters; clams; scallops; mussels
    Bivalvia; class Bivalvia; class Lamellibranchia; Lamellibranchia.

More 'class_pelecypoda' Meaning


subclass_euryalida

  • noun basket stars
    Euryalida.

More 'subclass_euryalida' Meaning


subclass_malacostraca

  • noun largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies
    Malacostraca.

More 'subclass_malacostraca' Meaning


subdivision_ginkgophyta

  • noun ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    class Ginkgophytina; Ginkgopsida; class Ginkgopsida; Ginkgophytina; subdivision Ginkgophytina.

More 'subdivision_ginkgophyta' Meaning


subclass_homobasidiomycetes

  • noun category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including e.g. mushrooms and puffballs which are usually placed in the classes Gasteromycetes and Hymenomycetes
    Homobasidiomycetes.

More 'subclass_homobasidiomycetes' Meaning


lycopodineae

  • noun alternative designation for the class Lycopsida
    class Lycopodineae.

More 'lycopodineae' Meaning


class_sarcodina

  • noun characterized by the formation of pseudopods for locomotion and taking food: Actinopoda; Rhizopoda
    Sarcodina.

More 'class_sarcodina' Meaning


hemiascomycetes

  • noun class of fungi in which no ascocarps are formed: yeasts and some plant parasites
    class Hemiascomycetes.

More 'hemiascomycetes' Meaning


thaliacea

  • noun small class of free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order
    class Thaliacea.

More 'thaliacea' Meaning


copepoda

  • noun minute planktonic or parasitic crustaceans
    subclass Copepoda.

More 'copepoda' Meaning


mammalia

  • noun warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the female
    class Mammalia.

More 'mammalia' Meaning


social

  • noun a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
    mixer; sociable.
  • adjective relating to human society and its members
    societal.
    • social institutions
    • societal evolution
    • societal forces
    • social legislation

More 'social' Meaning


hominoidea

  • noun anthropoid apes and human beings
    superfamily Hominoidea.

More 'hominoidea' Meaning


alismatidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 500 species in 14 families of aquatic and semiaquatic herbs
    subclass Alismatidae.

More 'alismatidae' Meaning


zygomycetes

  • noun class of fungi coextensive with subdivision Zygomycota
    class Zygomycetes.

More 'zygomycetes' Meaning


classification

  • noun the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
    categorisation; categorization; compartmentalization; compartmentalisation; assortment.
  • noun a group of people or things arranged by class or category
    categorisation; categorization.

More 'classification' Meaning


archaeornithes

  • noun primitive reptile-like fossil birds of the Jurassic or early Cretaceous
    subclass Archaeornithes.

More 'archaeornithes' Meaning


magnoliidae

  • noun a group of families of trees and shrubs and herbs having well-developed perianths and apocarpous ovaries and generally regarded as the most primitive extant flowering plants; contains 36 families including Magnoliaceae and Ranunculaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder
    ranalian complex; subclass Magnoliidae.

More 'magnoliidae' Meaning


class_lamellibranchia

  • noun oysters; clams; scallops; mussels
    class Pelecypoda; Bivalvia; class Bivalvia; Lamellibranchia.

More 'class_lamellibranchia' Meaning


subdivision_cycadophyta

  • noun palmlike gymnosperms: includes the surviving order Cycadales and several extinct orders; possibly not a natural group; in some systems considered a class (Cycadopsida) and in others a subdivision (Cycadophytina or Cycadophyta)
    Cycadopsida; Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophytina; Cycadophytina; class Cycadopsida.

More 'subdivision_cycadophyta' Meaning


class_mastigophora

  • noun protozoa having flagella
    Mastigophora; Flagellata; class Flagellata.

More 'class_mastigophora' Meaning


class_liliopsida

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae
    Liliopsida; class Monocotyledonae; Monocotyledones; class Monocotyledones; Monocotyledonae.

More 'class_liliopsida' Meaning


superclass_chelicerata

  • noun spiders; scorpions; horseshoe crabs
    Chelicerata.

More 'superclass_chelicerata' Meaning


pigeonhole

  • noun a specific (often simplistic) category
  • noun a small compartment
    cubbyhole.

More 'pigeonhole' Meaning


subclass_teleostei

  • noun large diverse group of bony fishes; includes most living species
    Teleostei.

More 'subclass_teleostei' Meaning


cycadophytina

  • noun palmlike gymnosperms: includes the surviving order Cycadales and several extinct orders; possibly not a natural group; in some systems considered a class (Cycadopsida) and in others a subdivision (Cycadophytina or Cycadophyta)
    Cycadopsida; Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophytina; class Cycadopsida.

More 'cycadophytina' Meaning


subclass_telosporidia

  • noun parasitic sporozoans that form spores containing one or more infective sporozoites
    Telosporidia.

More 'subclass_telosporidia' Meaning


sort

  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    kind; form; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?
  • noun an approximate definition or example
    • she wore a sort of magenta dress
    • she served a creamy sort of dessert thing

More 'sort' Meaning


class_heterokontae

  • noun all the yellow-green algae having flagella of unequal length
    class Chrysophyceae; Chrysophyceae; Heterokontae.

More 'class_heterokontae' Meaning


acrasiomycetes

  • noun cellular slime molds; in some classifications placed in kingdom Protoctista
    class Acrasiomycetes.

More 'acrasiomycetes' Meaning


class_lycopodiate

  • noun club mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta
    Lycopodiate; class Lycopsida; Lycopsida.

More 'class_lycopodiate' Meaning


plectomycetes

  • noun class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a cleistothecium (it releases spores only on decay or disintegration)
    class Plectomycetes.

More 'plectomycetes' Meaning


class_rhodophyceae

  • noun coextensive with the Rhodophyta: red algae
    Rhodophyceae.

More 'class_rhodophyceae' Meaning


class_insecta

  • noun insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
    Insecta; Hexapoda; class Hexapoda.

More 'class_insecta' Meaning


class_larvacea

  • noun small free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order
    Larvacea.

More 'class_larvacea' Meaning


science

  • noun a particular branch of scientific knowledge
    scientific discipline.
    • the science of genetics
  • noun ability to produce solutions in some problem domain
    skill.
    • the skill of a well-trained boxer
    • the sweet science of pugilism

More 'science' Meaning


class_gasteromycetes

  • noun fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi
    Gasteromycetes; class Gastromycetes; Gastromycetes.

More 'class_gasteromycetes' Meaning


subclass_metatheria

  • noun pouched animals
    Metatheria.

More 'subclass_metatheria' Meaning


subclass_ostracoda

  • noun seed shrimps
    Ostracoda.

More 'subclass_ostracoda' Meaning


subclass_archaeornithes

  • noun primitive reptile-like fossil birds of the Jurassic or early Cretaceous
    Archaeornithes.

More 'subclass_archaeornithes' Meaning


subclass_exopterygota

  • noun subclass of insects characterized by gradual and usually incomplete metamorphosis
    Hemimetabola; Exopterygota.

More 'subclass_exopterygota' Meaning


class_onychophora

  • noun enigmatic small elongated wormlike terrestrial invertebrates of damp dark habitats in warm regions; distinct from the phylum Annelida; resemble slugs with legs and are sometimes described as the missing link between arthropods and annelids
    Onychophora.

More 'class_onychophora' Meaning


subdivision_cycadophytina

  • noun palmlike gymnosperms: includes the surviving order Cycadales and several extinct orders; possibly not a natural group; in some systems considered a class (Cycadopsida) and in others a subdivision (Cycadophytina or Cycadophyta)
    Cycadopsida; Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophyta; Cycadophytina; class Cycadopsida.

More 'subdivision_cycadophytina' Meaning


reptilia

  • noun class of cold-blooded air-breathing vertebrates with completely ossified skeleton and a body usually covered with scales or horny plates; once the dominant land animals
    class Reptilia.

More 'reptilia' Meaning


ginkgophytina

  • noun ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    class Ginkgophytina; Ginkgopsida; class Ginkgopsida; subdivision Ginkgophyta; subdivision Ginkgophytina.

More 'ginkgophytina' Meaning


class_psilopsida

  • noun whisk ferns; comprising the family Psilotaceae or Psilotatae: vascular plants with no roots, partial if any leaf differentiation, and rudimentary spore sacs
    Psilotatae; Psilopsida; class Psilotatae.

More 'class_psilopsida' Meaning


class_amphibia

  • noun the class of vertebrates that live on land but breed in water; frogs; toads; newts; salamanders; caecilians
    amphibia.

More 'class_amphibia' Meaning


class_cryptophyceae

  • noun motile usually brownish-green protozoa-like algae
    Cryptophyceae.

More 'class_cryptophyceae' Meaning


ophiurida

  • noun brittle stars
    subclass Ophiurida.

More 'ophiurida' Meaning


class_echinoidea

  • noun sea urchins and sand dollars
    Echinoidea.

More 'class_echinoidea' Meaning


sphenopsida

  • noun horsetails and related forms
    class Sphenopsida; class Equisetatae; Equisetatae.

More 'sphenopsida' Meaning


class_ascidiaceae

  • noun sometimes classified as an order: sea squirts
    Ascidiaceae.

More 'class_ascidiaceae' Meaning


class_hirudinea

  • noun hermaphroditic aquatic or terrestrial or parasitic annelids
    Hirudinea.

More 'class_hirudinea' Meaning


telosporidia

  • noun parasitic sporozoans that form spores containing one or more infective sporozoites
    subclass Telosporidia.

More 'telosporidia' Meaning


bacillariophyceae

  • noun marine and freshwater eukaryotic algae: diatoms
    class Bacillariophyceae; Diatomophyceae; class Diatomophyceae.

More 'bacillariophyceae' Meaning


class_monocotyledones

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae
    Liliopsida; class Monocotyledonae; class Liliopsida; Monocotyledones; Monocotyledonae.

More 'class_monocotyledones' Meaning


taxopsida

  • noun yews: in some systems classified as a class (Taxopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Taxophytina) used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    subdivision Taxophytina; class Taxopsida; Taxophytina.

More 'taxopsida' Meaning


class_nuda

  • noun ctenophores lacking tentacles; comprises one genus: beroe
    Nuda.

More 'class_nuda' Meaning


commelinidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 19,000 species in 25 families of mostly terrestrial herbs especially of moist places including: Cyperaceae; Gramineae; Bromeliaceae; and Zingiberaceae
    subclass Commelinidae.

More 'commelinidae' Meaning


subclass_dibranchia

  • noun comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
    Dibranchia; Dibranchiata; subclass Dibranchiata.

More 'subclass_dibranchia' Meaning


catalog

  • noun a book or pamphlet containing an enumeration of things
    catalogue.
    • he found it in the Sears catalog
  • noun a complete list of things; usually arranged systematically
    catalogue.
    • it does not pretend to be a catalog of his achievements

More 'catalog' Meaning


class_gymnospermae

  • noun plants having naked seeds not enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Gymnospermae) and in others a division (Gymnospermophyta); comprises three subdivisions (or classes): Cycadophytina (class Cycadopsida) and Gnetophytina (class Gnetopsida) and Coniferophytina (class Coniferopsida); in some classifications the Coniferophytina are divided into three groups: Pinophytina (class Pinopsida) and Ginkgophytina (class Ginkgopsida) and Taxophytina (class Taxopsida)
    division Gymnospermophyta; Gymnospermae; Gymnospermophyta.

More 'class_gymnospermae' Meaning


filicopsida

  • noun ferns
    class Filicinae; class Filicopsida; Filicinae.

More 'filicopsida' Meaning


gymnospermophyta

  • noun plants having naked seeds not enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Gymnospermae) and in others a division (Gymnospermophyta); comprises three subdivisions (or classes): Cycadophytina (class Cycadopsida) and Gnetophytina (class Gnetopsida) and Coniferophytina (class Coniferopsida); in some classifications the Coniferophytina are divided into three groups: Pinophytina (class Pinopsida) and Ginkgophytina (class Ginkgopsida) and Taxophytina (class Taxopsida)
    division Gymnospermophyta; Gymnospermae; class Gymnospermae.

More 'gymnospermophyta' Meaning


osteichthyes

  • noun a class of fish having a skeleton composed of bone in addition to cartilage
    class Osteichthyes.

More 'osteichthyes' Meaning


class_cyanobacteria

  • noun photosynthetic bacteria found in fresh and salt water, having chlorophyll a and phycobilins; once thought to be algae: blue-green algae
    Cyanophyceae; class Cyanophyceae.

More 'class_cyanobacteria' Meaning


cycadopsida

  • noun palmlike gymnosperms: includes the surviving order Cycadales and several extinct orders; possibly not a natural group; in some systems considered a class (Cycadopsida) and in others a subdivision (Cycadophytina or Cycadophyta)
    Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophytina; Cycadophytina; class Cycadopsida.

More 'cycadopsida' Meaning


class_polyplacophora

  • noun small class of marine mollusks comprising the chitons; sometimes considered an order of the subclass Amphineura
    Polyplacophora.

More 'class_polyplacophora' Meaning


class_ginkgophytina

  • noun ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    Ginkgopsida; class Ginkgopsida; subdivision Ginkgophyta; Ginkgophytina; subdivision Ginkgophytina.

More 'class_ginkgophytina' Meaning


rhizopoda

  • noun creeping protozoans: amoebas and foraminifers
    subclass Rhizopoda.

More 'rhizopoda' Meaning


class_ciliata

  • noun class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle
    Ciliata; Ciliophora; class Ciliophora.

More 'class_ciliata' Meaning


subclass_zoomastigina

  • noun in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; holozoic or saprozoic flagellates
    Zoomastigina.

More 'subclass_zoomastigina' Meaning


subclass_anapsida

  • noun oldest known reptiles; turtles and extinct Permian forms
    Anapsida.

More 'subclass_anapsida' Meaning


group

  • noun any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
    grouping.
  • noun (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
    radical; chemical group.

More 'group' Meaning


subclass_pantotheria

  • noun generalized extinct mammals widespread during the Jurassic; commonly conceded to be ancestral to marsupial and placental mammals
    Pantotheria.

More 'subclass_pantotheria' Meaning


class_tardigrada

  • noun in some classifications considered a separate phylum: microscopic arachnid-like invertebrates living in water or damp moss having 4 pairs of legs and instead of a mouth a pair of stylets or needlelike piercing organs connected with the pharynx
    Tardigrada.

More 'class_tardigrada' Meaning


social_class

  • noun people having the same social, economic, or educational status
    socio-economic class; class; stratum.
    • the working class
    • an emerging professional class

More 'social_class' Meaning


class_aves

  • noun (ornithology) the class of birds
    Aves.

More 'class_aves' Meaning


subclass_hamamelidae

  • noun a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae and Fagaceae (includes the Amentiferae); sometimes classified as a superorder
    Hamamelidae.

More 'subclass_hamamelidae' Meaning


subclass_entomostraca

  • noun in some older classifications includes the Branchiopoda and Copepoda and Ostracoda and Cirripedia; no longer in technical use
    Entomostraca.

More 'subclass_entomostraca' Meaning


dibranchiata

  • noun comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
    Dibranchia; subclass Dibranchiata; subclass Dibranchia.

More 'dibranchiata' Meaning


gymnospermae

  • noun plants having naked seeds not enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Gymnospermae) and in others a division (Gymnospermophyta); comprises three subdivisions (or classes): Cycadophytina (class Cycadopsida) and Gnetophytina (class Gnetopsida) and Coniferophytina (class Coniferopsida); in some classifications the Coniferophytina are divided into three groups: Pinophytina (class Pinopsida) and Ginkgophytina (class Ginkgopsida) and Taxophytina (class Taxopsida)
    division Gymnospermophyta; Gymnospermophyta; class Gymnospermae.

More 'gymnospermae' Meaning


superclass_agnatha

  • noun superclass of eel-shaped chordates lacking jaws and pelvic fins: lampreys; hagfishes; some extinct forms
    Agnatha.

More 'superclass_agnatha' Meaning


sorter

  • noun a clerk who sorts things (as letters at the post office)
  • noun a machine for sorting things (such as punched cards or letters) into classes

More 'sorter' Meaning


class_pauropoda

  • noun an obscure class of minute arthropods with branched antennae and 8 to 10 pairs of legs
    Pauropoda.

More 'class_pauropoda' Meaning


class_gastromycetes

  • noun fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi
    class Gasteromycetes; Gasteromycetes; Gastromycetes.

More 'class_gastromycetes' Meaning


ostracoda

  • noun seed shrimps
    subclass Ostracoda.

More 'ostracoda' Meaning


branchiopoda

  • noun primitive aquatic mainly freshwater crustaceans: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps; tadpole shrimps; can shrimps; water fleas
    subclass Branchiopoda.

More 'branchiopoda' Meaning


equisetatae

  • noun horsetails and related forms
    Sphenopsida; class Sphenopsida; class Equisetatae.

More 'equisetatae' Meaning


classifier

  • noun a person who creates classifications
  • noun a word or morpheme used in some languages in certain contexts (such as counting) to indicate the semantic class to which the counted item belongs

More 'classifier' Meaning


pinopsida

  • noun most conifers: in some systems classified as a class (Pinopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Pinophytina); used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    Pinophytina; class Pinopsida; subdivision Pinophytina.

More 'pinopsida' Meaning


lycopsida

  • noun club mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta
    Lycopodiate; class Lycopsida; class Lycopodiate.

More 'lycopsida' Meaning


class_monocotyledonae

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae
    Liliopsida; class Liliopsida; Monocotyledones; class Monocotyledones; Monocotyledonae.

More 'class_monocotyledonae' Meaning


superclass_gnathostomata

  • noun comprising all vertebrates with upper and lower jaws
    Gnathostomata.

More 'superclass_gnathostomata' Meaning


subclass_dilleniidae

  • noun a group of families of more or less advanced trees and shrubs and herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and often with ovules attached to the walls of the ovary; contains 69 families including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder
    Dilleniidae.

More 'subclass_dilleniidae' Meaning


category

  • noun a collection of things sharing a common attribute
    class; family.
    • there are two classes of detergents
  • noun a general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual scheme

More 'category' Meaning


lamellibranchia

  • noun oysters; clams; scallops; mussels
    class Pelecypoda; Bivalvia; class Bivalvia; class Lamellibranchia.

More 'lamellibranchia' Meaning


charophyceae

  • noun in some classifications: contains only the order Charales
    class Charophyceae.

More 'charophyceae' Meaning


chilopoda

  • noun arthropods having the trunk composed of numerous somites each bearing one pair of legs: centipedes
    class Chilopoda.

More 'chilopoda' Meaning


subclass_arecidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorder of Monocotyledones; comprises about 6400 species in 5 families of trees and shrubs and terrestrial herbs and a few free-floating aquatics including: Palmae; Araceae; Pandanaceae and Lemnaceae
    Arecidae.

More 'subclass_arecidae' Meaning


coniferophyta

  • noun cone-bearing gymnosperms dating from the Carboniferous period; most are substantial trees; includes the classes Pinopsida (subdivision Pinophytina) and Ginkgopsida (subdivision Ginkgophytina) and Taxopsida (subdivision Taxophytina) which in turn include the surviving orders Coniferales and Taxales (yews) and sometimes Ginkgoales as well as extinct orders such as Cordaitales (of the Carboniferous and Permian)
    Coniferophytina; subdivision Coniferophytina; Coniferopsida; class Coniferopsida.

More 'coniferophyta' Meaning


taxophytina

  • noun yews: in some systems classified as a class (Taxopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Taxophytina) used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    subdivision Taxophytina; class Taxopsida; Taxopsida.

More 'taxophytina' Meaning


turbellaria

  • noun free-living flatworms
    class Turbellaria.

More 'turbellaria' Meaning


nuda

  • noun ctenophores lacking tentacles; comprises one genus: beroe
    class Nuda.

More 'nuda' Meaning


subclass_heterobasidiomycetes

  • noun category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including rusts and smuts
    Heterobasidiomycetes.

More 'subclass_heterobasidiomycetes' Meaning


subclass_rosidae

  • noun a group of trees and shrubs and herbs mostly with polypetalous flowers; contains 108 families including Rosaceae; Crassulaceae; Myrtaceae; Melastomaceae; Euphorbiaceae; Umbelliferae
    Rosidae.

More 'subclass_rosidae' Meaning


ciliata

  • noun class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle
    class Ciliata; Ciliophora; class Ciliophora.

More 'ciliata' Meaning


amphibia

  • noun the class of vertebrates that live on land but breed in water; frogs; toads; newts; salamanders; caecilians
    class Amphibia.

More 'amphibia' Meaning


subclass_dibranchiata

  • noun comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
    Dibranchia; Dibranchiata; subclass Dibranchia.

More 'subclass_dibranchiata' Meaning


agnatha

  • noun superclass of eel-shaped chordates lacking jaws and pelvic fins: lampreys; hagfishes; some extinct forms
    superclass Agnatha.

More 'agnatha' Meaning


class_pinopsida

  • noun most conifers: in some systems classified as a class (Pinopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Pinophytina); used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    Pinophytina; Pinopsida; subdivision Pinophytina.

More 'class_pinopsida' Meaning


ulvophyceae

  • noun alternative name for the class Chlorophyceae in some classifications
    class Ulvophyceae.

More 'ulvophyceae' Meaning


class_magnoliopsida

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
    Dicotyledones; class Dicotyledones; Magnoliopsida; class Dicotyledonae; Dicotyledonae.

More 'class_magnoliopsida' Meaning


insecta

  • noun insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
    class Insecta; Hexapoda; class Hexapoda.

More 'insecta' Meaning


chelicerata

  • noun spiders; scorpions; horseshoe crabs
    superclass Chelicerata.

More 'chelicerata' Meaning


subclass_elasmobranchii

  • noun sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates
    Selachii; subclass Selachii; Elasmobranchii.

More 'subclass_elasmobranchii' Meaning


prototheria

  • noun echidnas; platypus
    subclass Prototheria.

More 'prototheria' Meaning


grade

  • noun a body of students who are taught together
    course; class; form.
    • early morning classes are always sleepy
  • noun a relative position or degree of value in a graded group
    tier; level.
    • lumber of the highest grade

More 'grade' Meaning


number

  • noun the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals
    figure.
    • he had a number of chores to do
    • the number of parameters is small
    • the figure was about a thousand
  • noun a concept of quantity involving zero and units
    • every number has a unique position in the sequence

More 'number' Meaning


class_arachnida

  • noun a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings
    Arachnida.

More 'class_arachnida' Meaning


eumycetes

  • noun category used in some classifications: coextensive with division Eumycota
    class Eumycetes.

More 'eumycetes' Meaning


chytridiomycetes

  • noun a class of mostly aquatic fungi; saprophytic or parasitic on algae or fungi or plants
    class Chytridiomycetes.

More 'chytridiomycetes' Meaning


filicinae

  • noun ferns
    Filicopsida; class Filicinae; class Filicopsida.

More 'filicinae' Meaning


phasmidia

  • noun one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
    class Phasmidia.

More 'phasmidia' Meaning


rosidae

  • noun a group of trees and shrubs and herbs mostly with polypetalous flowers; contains 108 families including Rosaceae; Crassulaceae; Myrtaceae; Melastomaceae; Euphorbiaceae; Umbelliferae
    subclass Rosidae.

More 'rosidae' Meaning


size

  • noun the physical magnitude of something (how big it is)
    • a wolf is about the size of a large dog
  • noun the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing)
    • he wears a size 13 shoe

More 'size' Meaning


class_oligochaeta

  • noun earthworms
    Oligochaeta.

More 'class_oligochaeta' Meaning


chlorophyceae

  • noun algae distinguished chiefly by having flagella and a clear green color, their chlorophyll being masked little if at all by other pigments
    class Chlorophyceae.

More 'chlorophyceae' Meaning


dibranchia

  • noun comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)
    Dibranchiata; subclass Dibranchiata; subclass Dibranchia.

More 'dibranchia' Meaning


archosauria

  • noun a large subclass of diapsid reptiles including: crocodiles; alligators; dinosaurs; pterosaurs; plesiosaurs; ichthyosaurs; thecodonts
    subclass Archosauria.

More 'archosauria' Meaning


magnoliophyta

  • noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
    division Anthophyta; Anthophyta; division Magnoliophyta; Angiospermae; class Angiospermae.

More 'magnoliophyta' Meaning


class_ascomycetes

  • noun large class of higher fungi coextensive with division Ascomycota: sac fungi
    Ascomycetes.

More 'class_ascomycetes' Meaning


subclass_alismatidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 500 species in 14 families of aquatic and semiaquatic herbs
    Alismatidae.

More 'subclass_alismatidae' Meaning


subdivision

  • noun an area composed of subdivided lots
  • noun the act of subdividing; division of something previously divided

More 'subdivision' Meaning


class_phasmidia

  • noun one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
    Phasmidia.

More 'class_phasmidia' Meaning


class_pteridospermopsida

  • noun extinct gymnosperms most of Carboniferous to Jurassic: seed ferns and allies
    Pteridospermopsida.

More 'class_pteridospermopsida' Meaning


diplopoda

  • noun arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedes
    class Diplopoda; Myriapoda; class Myriapoda.

More 'diplopoda' Meaning


class_symphyla

  • noun small class of minute arthropods; unimportant except for the garden centipede
    Symphyla.

More 'class_symphyla' Meaning


sporozoa

  • noun strictly parasitic protozoans that are usually immobile; includes plasmodia and coccidia and piroplasms and malaria parasites
    class Sporozoa.
  • noun parasitic spore-forming protozoan
    sporozoan.

More 'sporozoa' Meaning


class_scyphozoa

  • noun coelenterates in which the polyp stage is absent or at least inconspicuous: jellyfishes
    Scyphozoa.

More 'class_scyphozoa' Meaning


kind

  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    sort; form; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?
  • adjective having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior
    • kind to sick patients
    • a kind master
    • kind words showing understanding and sympathy
    • thanked her for her kind letter

More 'kind' Meaning


musci

  • noun true mosses: bryophytes having leafy rather than thalloid gametophytes: comprises orders Andreaeales; Bryales; Dicranales; Eubryales; Sphagnales
    class Bryopsida; Bryopsida; class Musci.

More 'musci' Meaning


hydrozoa

  • noun coelenterates typically having alternation of generations; hydroid phase is usually colonial giving rise to the medusoid phase by budding: hydras and jellyfishes
    class Hydrozoa.
  • noun colonial coelenterates having the polyp phase dominant
    hydroid; hydrozoan.

More 'hydrozoa' Meaning


lepidosauria

  • noun diapsid reptiles: lizards; snakes; tuataras
    subclass Lepidosauria.

More 'lepidosauria' Meaning


socio

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

class_gastropoda

  • noun snails and slugs and their relatives
    class Gasteropoda; Gastropoda; Gasteropoda.

More 'class_gastropoda' Meaning


coniferophytina

  • noun cone-bearing gymnosperms dating from the Carboniferous period; most are substantial trees; includes the classes Pinopsida (subdivision Pinophytina) and Ginkgopsida (subdivision Ginkgophytina) and Taxopsida (subdivision Taxophytina) which in turn include the surviving orders Coniferales and Taxales (yews) and sometimes Ginkgoales as well as extinct orders such as Cordaitales (of the Carboniferous and Permian)
    subdivision Coniferophytina; Coniferophyta; Coniferopsida; class Coniferopsida.

More 'coniferophytina' Meaning


subclass_lepidosauria

  • noun diapsid reptiles: lizards; snakes; tuataras
    Lepidosauria.

More 'subclass_lepidosauria' Meaning


gnetopsida

  • noun gymnospermous flowering plants; supposed link between conifers and angiosperms; in some systems classified as a class (Gnetopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Gnetophytina or Gnetophyta)
    subdivision Gnetophytina; class Gnetopsida; Gnetophytina; Gnetophyta.

More 'gnetopsida' Meaning


pinophytina

  • noun most conifers: in some systems classified as a class (Pinopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Pinophytina); used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    class Pinopsida; Pinopsida; subdivision Pinophytina.

More 'pinophytina' Meaning


chondrichthyes

  • noun cartilaginous fishes
    class Chondrichthyes.

More 'chondrichthyes' Meaning


cnidosporidia

  • noun single-host parasites of lower vertebrates and invertebrates
    subclass Cnidosporidia.

More 'cnidosporidia' Meaning


hamamelidae

  • noun a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae and Fagaceae (includes the Amentiferae); sometimes classified as a superorder
    subclass Hamamelidae.

More 'hamamelidae' Meaning


class_euglenophyceae

  • noun coextensive with the division Euglenophyta
    Euglenophyceae.

More 'class_euglenophyceae' Meaning


opisthobranchia

  • noun gastropods having the gills when present posterior to the heart and having no operculum: includes sea slugs; sea butterflies; sea hares
    subclass Opisthobranchia.

More 'opisthobranchia' Meaning


class_hyalospongiae

  • noun sponges with siliceous spicules that have six rays; choanocytes are restricted to finger-shaped chambers
    Hyalospongiae.

More 'class_hyalospongiae' Meaning


infusoria

  • noun in some recent classifications, coextensive with the Ciliata: minute organisms found in decomposing infusions of organic matter
    subclass Infusoria.

More 'infusoria' Meaning


gnetophytina

  • noun gymnospermous flowering plants; supposed link between conifers and angiosperms; in some systems classified as a class (Gnetopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Gnetophytina or Gnetophyta)
    subdivision Gnetophytina; Gnetopsida; class Gnetopsida; Gnetophyta.

More 'gnetophytina' Meaning


anthoceropsida

  • noun hornworts: in some classification systems included in the class Hepaticopsida
    class Anthoceropsida.

More 'anthoceropsida' Meaning


class

  • noun a collection of things sharing a common attribute
    category; family.
    • there are two classes of detergents
  • noun a body of students who are taught together
    grade; course; form.
    • early morning classes are always sleepy

More 'class' Meaning


psilotatae

  • noun whisk ferns; comprising the family Psilotaceae or Psilotatae: vascular plants with no roots, partial if any leaf differentiation, and rudimentary spore sacs
    class Psilopsida; Psilopsida; class Psilotatae.

More 'psilotatae' Meaning


exopterygota

  • noun subclass of insects characterized by gradual and usually incomplete metamorphosis
    Hemimetabola; subclass Exopterygota.

More 'exopterygota' Meaning


class_musci

  • noun true mosses: bryophytes having leafy rather than thalloid gametophytes: comprises orders Andreaeales; Bryales; Dicranales; Eubryales; Sphagnales
    Musci; class Bryopsida; Bryopsida.

More 'class_musci' Meaning


subclass_phytomastigina

  • noun plantlike flagellates containing chlorophyll; often considered unicellular algae
    Phytomastigina.

More 'subclass_phytomastigina' Meaning


class_gasteropoda

  • noun snails and slugs and their relatives
    Gastropoda; class Gastropoda; Gasteropoda.

More 'class_gasteropoda' Meaning


echinoidea

  • noun sea urchins and sand dollars
    class Echinoidea.

More 'echinoidea' Meaning


subclass_branchiopoda

  • noun primitive aquatic mainly freshwater crustaceans: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps; tadpole shrimps; can shrimps; water fleas
    Branchiopoda.

More 'subclass_branchiopoda' Meaning


synapsida

  • noun extinct reptiles of the Permian to Jurassic considered ancestral to mammals
    subclass Synapsida.

More 'synapsida' Meaning


caryophyllidae

  • noun a group of families of mostly flowers having basal or central placentation and trinucleate pollen (binucleate pollen is commoner in flowering plants); contains 14 families including: Caryophyllaceae (carnations and pinks); Aizoaceae; Amaranthaceae; Batidaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Cactaceae (order Opuntiales); Nyctaginaceae; Phytolaccaceae; corresponds approximately to order Caryophyllales; sometimes classified as a superorder
    subclass Caryophyllidae.

More 'caryophyllidae' Meaning


class_dicotyledones

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
    Dicotyledones; Magnoliopsida; class Dicotyledonae; class Magnoliopsida; Dicotyledonae.

More 'class_dicotyledones' Meaning


arachnoid

  • noun the middle of the 3 meninges
    arachnoid membrane.
  • noun air-breathing arthropods characterized by simple eyes and four pairs of legs
    arachnid.

More 'arachnoid' Meaning


class_diplopoda

  • noun arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedes
    Myriapoda; class Myriapoda; Diplopoda.

More 'class_diplopoda' Meaning


chrysophyceae

  • noun all the yellow-green algae having flagella of unequal length
    class Chrysophyceae; class Heterokontae; Heterokontae.

More 'chrysophyceae' Meaning


hymenomycetes

  • noun used in some classifications; usually coextensive with order Agaricales: mushrooms; toadstools; agarics; bracket fungi
    class Hymenomycetes.

More 'hymenomycetes' Meaning


euryalida

  • noun basket stars
    subclass Euryalida.

More 'euryalida' Meaning


subclass_rhizopoda

  • noun creeping protozoans: amoebas and foraminifers
    Rhizopoda.

More 'subclass_rhizopoda' Meaning


angiospermae

  • noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
    division Anthophyta; Anthophyta; Magnoliophyta; division Magnoliophyta; class Angiospermae.

More 'angiospermae' Meaning


class_cycadopsida

  • noun palmlike gymnosperms: includes the surviving order Cycadales and several extinct orders; possibly not a natural group; in some systems considered a class (Cycadopsida) and in others a subdivision (Cycadophytina or Cycadophyta)
    Cycadopsida; Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophytina; Cycadophytina.

More 'class_cycadopsida' Meaning


psilopsida

  • noun whisk ferns; comprising the family Psilotaceae or Psilotatae: vascular plants with no roots, partial if any leaf differentiation, and rudimentary spore sacs
    class Psilopsida; Psilotatae; class Psilotatae.

More 'psilopsida' Meaning


anapsida

  • noun oldest known reptiles; turtles and extinct Permian forms
    subclass Anapsida.

More 'anapsida' Meaning


subdivision_taxophytina

  • noun yews: in some systems classified as a class (Taxopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Taxophytina) used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    class Taxopsida; Taxophytina; Taxopsida.

More 'subdivision_taxophytina' Meaning


class_chilopoda

  • noun arthropods having the trunk composed of numerous somites each bearing one pair of legs: centipedes
    Chilopoda.

More 'class_chilopoda' Meaning


class_flagellata

  • noun protozoa having flagella
    Mastigophora; Flagellata; class Mastigophora.

More 'class_flagellata' Meaning


superfamily

  • noun (biology) a taxonomic group ranking below an order but above a family

More 'superfamily' Meaning


subclass_magnoliidae

  • noun a group of families of trees and shrubs and herbs having well-developed perianths and apocarpous ovaries and generally regarded as the most primitive extant flowering plants; contains 36 families including Magnoliaceae and Ranunculaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder
    ranalian complex; Magnoliidae.

More 'subclass_magnoliidae' Meaning


ophiuroidea

  • noun brittle stars and basket stars
    class Ophiuroidea.

More 'ophiuroidea' Meaning


class_sporozoa

  • noun strictly parasitic protozoans that are usually immobile; includes plasmodia and coccidia and piroplasms and malaria parasites
    Sporozoa.

More 'class_sporozoa' Meaning


amphibia

  • noun the class of vertebrates that live on land but breed in water; frogs; toads; newts; salamanders; caecilians
    class Amphibia.

More 'amphibia' Meaning


subclass_liliidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises 17 families including: Liliaceae; Alliaceae; Amaryllidaceae; Iridaceae; Orchidaceae; Trilliaceae
    Liliidae.

More 'subclass_liliidae' Meaning


dilleniidae

  • noun a group of families of more or less advanced trees and shrubs and herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and often with ovules attached to the walls of the ovary; contains 69 families including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder
    subclass Dilleniidae.

More 'dilleniidae' Meaning


hexapoda

  • noun insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
    Insecta; class Insecta; class Hexapoda.

More 'hexapoda' Meaning


malacostraca

  • noun largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies
    subclass Malacostraca.

More 'malacostraca' Meaning


acnidosporidia

  • noun a subclass of Sporozoa
    subclass Acnidosporidia.

More 'acnidosporidia' Meaning


tentaculata

  • noun ctenophores have retractile tentacles
    class Tentaculata.

More 'tentaculata' Meaning


myxomycetes

  • noun the class of true slime molds; essentially equivalent to the division Myxomycota
    class Myxomycetes.
  • noun a slime mold of the class Myxomycetes
    myxomycete; acellular slime mold; true slime mold; plasmodial slime mold.

More 'myxomycetes' Meaning


hepaticae

  • noun liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales
    class Hepaticopsida; class Hepaticae; Hepaticopsida.

More 'hepaticae' Meaning


class_crustacea

  • noun class of mandibulate arthropods including: lobsters; crabs; shrimps; woodlice; barnacles; decapods; water fleas
    Crustacea.

More 'class_crustacea' Meaning


schizomycetes

  • noun a former classification
    class Schizomycetes.

More 'schizomycetes' Meaning


class_channidae

  • noun snakeheads
    Channidae.

More 'class_channidae' Meaning


class_chytridiomycetes

  • noun a class of mostly aquatic fungi; saprophytic or parasitic on algae or fungi or plants
    Chytridiomycetes.

More 'class_chytridiomycetes' Meaning


subclass_acnidosporidia

  • noun a subclass of Sporozoa
    Acnidosporidia.

More 'subclass_acnidosporidia' Meaning


catalogue

  • noun a complete list of things; usually arranged systematically
    catalog.
    • it does not pretend to be a catalog of his achievements
  • noun a book or pamphlet containing an enumeration of things
    catalog.
    • he found it in the Sears catalog

More 'catalogue' Meaning


pyrenomycetes

  • noun class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a perithecium; includes powdery mildews and ergot and Neurospora
    class Pyrenomycetes.

More 'pyrenomycetes' Meaning


class_myriapoda

  • noun arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedes
    class Diplopoda; Myriapoda; Diplopoda.

More 'class_myriapoda' Meaning


subclass_copepoda

  • noun minute planktonic or parasitic crustaceans
    Copepoda.

More 'subclass_copepoda' Meaning


class_filicopsida

  • noun ferns
    Filicopsida; class Filicinae; Filicinae.

More 'class_filicopsida' Meaning


selachii

  • noun sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates
    subclass Elasmobranchii; subclass Selachii; Elasmobranchii.

More 'selachii' Meaning


homobasidiomycetes

  • noun category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including e.g. mushrooms and puffballs which are usually placed in the classes Gasteromycetes and Hymenomycetes
    subclass Homobasidiomycetes.

More 'homobasidiomycetes' Meaning


rhodophyceae

  • noun coextensive with the Rhodophyta: red algae
    class Rhodophyceae.

More 'rhodophyceae' Meaning


class_anthoceropsida

  • noun hornworts: in some classification systems included in the class Hepaticopsida
    Anthoceropsida.

More 'class_anthoceropsida' Meaning


elasmobranchii

  • noun sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates
    Selachii; subclass Elasmobranchii; subclass Selachii.

More 'elasmobranchii' Meaning


class_psilotatae

  • noun whisk ferns; comprising the family Psilotaceae or Psilotatae: vascular plants with no roots, partial if any leaf differentiation, and rudimentary spore sacs
    class Psilopsida; Psilotatae; Psilopsida.

More 'class_psilotatae' Meaning


subclass_discomycetes

  • noun a large and taxonomically difficult group of Ascomycetes in which the fleshy fruiting body is disklike or cup-shaped
    Discomycetes.

More 'subclass_discomycetes' Meaning


class_myxomycetes

  • noun the class of true slime molds; essentially equivalent to the division Myxomycota
    Myxomycetes.

More 'class_myxomycetes' Meaning


cyclosporeae

  • noun in more recent classifications superseded by the order Fucales
    class Cyclosporeae.

More 'cyclosporeae' Meaning


compartmentalization

  • noun a mild state of dissociation
    compartmentalisation.
  • noun the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
    categorisation; categorization; classification; compartmentalisation; assortment.

More 'compartmentalization' Meaning


class_ulvophyceae

  • noun alternative name for the class Chlorophyceae in some classifications
    Ulvophyceae.

More 'class_ulvophyceae' Meaning


division_magnoliophyta

  • noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
    division Anthophyta; Anthophyta; Magnoliophyta; Angiospermae; class Angiospermae.

More 'division_magnoliophyta' Meaning


class_basidiomycetes

  • noun large class of higher fungi coextensive with subdivision Basidiomycota
    Basidiomycetes.

More 'class_basidiomycetes' Meaning


subclass_commelinidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 19,000 species in 25 families of mostly terrestrial herbs especially of moist places including: Cyperaceae; Gramineae; Bromeliaceae; and Zingiberaceae
    Commelinidae.

More 'subclass_commelinidae' Meaning


variety

  • noun a collection containing a variety of sorts of things
    mixture; smorgasbord; motley; miscellanea; mixed bag; salmagundi; miscellany; assortment; potpourri.
    • a great assortment of cars was on display
    • he had a variety of disorders
    • a veritable smorgasbord of religions
  • noun noticeable heterogeneity
    diversity; diverseness; multifariousness.
    • a diversity of possibilities
    • the range and variety of his work is amazing

More 'variety' Meaning


ranalian

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

heterokontae

  • noun all the yellow-green algae having flagella of unequal length
    class Chrysophyceae; Chrysophyceae; class Heterokontae.

More 'heterokontae' Meaning


mastigophora

  • noun protozoa having flagella
    Flagellata; class Flagellata; class Mastigophora.

More 'mastigophora' Meaning


class_dicotyledonae

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
    Dicotyledones; class Dicotyledones; Magnoliopsida; class Magnoliopsida; Dicotyledonae.

More 'class_dicotyledonae' Meaning


hirudinea

  • noun hermaphroditic aquatic or terrestrial or parasitic annelids
    class Hirudinea.

More 'hirudinea' Meaning


liliopsida

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae
    class Monocotyledonae; class Liliopsida; Monocotyledones; class Monocotyledones; Monocotyledonae.

More 'liliopsida' Meaning


stamp

  • noun the distinctive form in which a thing is made
    mould; cast; mold.
    • pottery of this cast was found throughout the region
  • noun a type or class
    • more men of his stamp are needed

More 'stamp' Meaning


subclass_opisthobranchia

  • noun gastropods having the gills when present posterior to the heart and having no operculum: includes sea slugs; sea butterflies; sea hares
    Opisthobranchia.

More 'subclass_opisthobranchia' Meaning


class_zygomycetes

  • noun class of fungi coextensive with subdivision Zygomycota
    Zygomycetes.

More 'class_zygomycetes' Meaning


dicotyledones

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
    class Dicotyledones; Magnoliopsida; class Dicotyledonae; class Magnoliopsida; Dicotyledonae.

More 'dicotyledones' Meaning


subclass_dipnoi

  • noun bony fishes of the southern hemisphere that breathe by a modified air bladder as well as gills; sometimes classified as an order of Crossopterygii
    Dipnoi.

More 'subclass_dipnoi' Meaning


branchiopod

  • noun aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding
    branchiopodan; branchiopod crustacean.
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the subclass Branchiopoda
    branchiopodan; branchiopodous.

More 'branchiopod' Meaning


class_charophyceae

  • noun in some classifications: contains only the order Charales
    Charophyceae.

More 'class_charophyceae' Meaning


metatheria

  • noun pouched animals
    subclass Metatheria.

More 'metatheria' Meaning


superclass_myriapoda

  • noun used in some classifications to encompass the millipedes (Diplopoda) and centipedes (Chilopoda); formerly a large taxon including also the Pauropoda and Symphyla; the term Myriapoda now usually used synonymously with Diplopoda and limited to the millipedes

More 'superclass_myriapoda' Meaning


class_sphenopsida

  • noun horsetails and related forms
    Sphenopsida; class Equisetatae; Equisetatae.

More 'class_sphenopsida' Meaning


subclass_prototheria

  • noun echidnas; platypus
    Prototheria.

More 'subclass_prototheria' Meaning


hemimetabola

  • noun subclass of insects characterized by gradual and usually incomplete metamorphosis
    subclass Exopterygota; Exopterygota.

More 'hemimetabola' Meaning


gasteromycetes

  • noun fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi
    class Gasteromycetes; class Gastromycetes; Gastromycetes.
  • noun any fungus of the class Gasteromycetes
    gasteromycete; gastromycete.

More 'gasteromycetes' Meaning


class_chondrichthyes

  • noun cartilaginous fishes
    Chondrichthyes.

More 'class_chondrichthyes' Meaning


class_angiospermae

  • noun comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
    division Anthophyta; Anthophyta; Magnoliophyta; division Magnoliophyta; Angiospermae.

More 'class_angiospermae' Meaning


class_tiliomycetes

  • noun category used in some systems to comprise the two orders Ustilaginales (smuts) and Uredinales (rusts)
    Tiliomycetes.

More 'class_tiliomycetes' Meaning


class_xanthophyceae

  • noun yellow-green algae
    Xanthophyceae.

More 'class_xanthophyceae' Meaning


diatomophyceae

  • noun marine and freshwater eukaryotic algae: diatoms
    Bacillariophyceae; class Bacillariophyceae; class Diatomophyceae.

More 'diatomophyceae' Meaning


class_coniferopsida

  • noun cone-bearing gymnosperms dating from the Carboniferous period; most are substantial trees; includes the classes Pinopsida (subdivision Pinophytina) and Ginkgopsida (subdivision Ginkgophytina) and Taxopsida (subdivision Taxophytina) which in turn include the surviving orders Coniferales and Taxales (yews) and sometimes Ginkgoales as well as extinct orders such as Cordaitales (of the Carboniferous and Permian)
    Coniferophytina; subdivision Coniferophytina; Coniferophyta; Coniferopsida.

More 'class_coniferopsida' Meaning


dicotyledonae

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
    Dicotyledones; class Dicotyledones; Magnoliopsida; class Dicotyledonae; class Magnoliopsida.

More 'dicotyledonae' Meaning


subclass_synapsida

  • noun extinct reptiles of the Permian to Jurassic considered ancestral to mammals
    Synapsida.

More 'subclass_synapsida' Meaning


class_cyclosporeae

  • noun in more recent classifications superseded by the order Fucales
    Cyclosporeae.

More 'class_cyclosporeae' Meaning


pauropoda

  • noun an obscure class of minute arthropods with branched antennae and 8 to 10 pairs of legs
    class Pauropoda.

More 'pauropoda' Meaning


class_placodermi

  • noun extinct group of bony-plated fishes with primitive jaws
    Placodermi.

More 'class_placodermi' Meaning


hepaticopsida

  • noun liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales
    class Hepaticopsida; class Hepaticae; Hepaticae.

More 'hepaticopsida' Meaning


division_gymnospermophyta

  • noun plants having naked seeds not enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Gymnospermae) and in others a division (Gymnospermophyta); comprises three subdivisions (or classes): Cycadophytina (class Cycadopsida) and Gnetophytina (class Gnetopsida) and Coniferophytina (class Coniferopsida); in some classifications the Coniferophytina are divided into three groups: Pinophytina (class Pinopsida) and Ginkgophytina (class Ginkgopsida) and Taxophytina (class Taxopsida)
    Gymnospermae; Gymnospermophyta; class Gymnospermae.

More 'division_gymnospermophyta' Meaning


crustacea

  • noun class of mandibulate arthropods including: lobsters; crabs; shrimps; woodlice; barnacles; decapods; water fleas
    class Crustacea.

More 'crustacea' Meaning


class_osteichthyes

  • noun a class of fish having a skeleton composed of bone in addition to cartilage
    Osteichthyes.

More 'class_osteichthyes' Meaning


pteridospermopsida

  • noun extinct gymnosperms most of Carboniferous to Jurassic: seed ferns and allies
    class Pteridospermopsida.

More 'pteridospermopsida' Meaning


complex

  • noun a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts
    composite.
    • the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town
  • noun a compound described in terms of the central atom to which other atoms are bound or coordinated
    coordination compound.

More 'complex' Meaning


class_hemiascomycetes

  • noun class of fungi in which no ascocarps are formed: yeasts and some plant parasites
    Hemiascomycetes.

More 'class_hemiascomycetes' Meaning


class_filicinae

  • noun ferns
    Filicopsida; class Filicopsida; Filicinae.

More 'class_filicinae' Meaning


phytomastigina

  • noun plantlike flagellates containing chlorophyll; often considered unicellular algae
    subclass Phytomastigina.

More 'phytomastigina' Meaning


polyplacophora

  • noun small class of marine mollusks comprising the chitons; sometimes considered an order of the subclass Amphineura
    class Polyplacophora.

More 'polyplacophora' Meaning


sarcodina

  • noun characterized by the formation of pseudopods for locomotion and taking food: Actinopoda; Rhizopoda
    class Sarcodina.

More 'sarcodina' Meaning


class_tentaculata

  • noun ctenophores have retractile tentacles
    Tentaculata.

More 'class_tentaculata' Meaning


symphyla

  • noun small class of minute arthropods; unimportant except for the garden centipede
    class Symphyla.

More 'symphyla' Meaning


class_chrysophyceae

  • noun all the yellow-green algae having flagella of unequal length
    Chrysophyceae; class Heterokontae; Heterokontae.

More 'class_chrysophyceae' Meaning


crossopterygii

  • noun fishes having paired fins resembling limbs and regarded as ancestral to amphibians
    subclass Crossopterygii.

More 'crossopterygii' Meaning


myriapoda

  • noun arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedes
    class Diplopoda; class Myriapoda; Diplopoda.

More 'myriapoda' Meaning


subclass_crossopterygii

  • noun fishes having paired fins resembling limbs and regarded as ancestral to amphibians
    Crossopterygii.

More 'subclass_crossopterygii' Meaning


class_actinozoa

  • noun a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
    Actinozoa; Anthozoa; class Anthozoa.

More 'class_actinozoa' Meaning


assortment

  • noun a collection containing a variety of sorts of things
    mixture; smorgasbord; variety; motley; miscellanea; mixed bag; salmagundi; miscellany; potpourri.
    • a great assortment of cars was on display
    • he had a variety of disorders
    • a veritable smorgasbord of religions
  • noun the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
    categorisation; categorization; classification; compartmentalization; compartmentalisation.

More 'assortment' Meaning


class_hydrozoa

  • noun coelenterates typically having alternation of generations; hydroid phase is usually colonial giving rise to the medusoid phase by budding: hydras and jellyfishes
    Hydrozoa.

More 'class_hydrozoa' Meaning


subclass_asteridae

  • noun a group of mostly sympetalous herbs and some trees and shrubs mostly with 2 fused carpels; contains 43 families including Campanulales; Solanaceae; Scrophulariaceae; Labiatae; Verbenaceae; Rubiaceae; Compositae; sometimes classified as a superorder
    Asteridae.

More 'subclass_asteridae' Meaning


relegation

  • noun authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions
    delegation; delegating; relegating; deputation.
  • noun the act of assigning (someone or something) to a particular class or category

More 'relegation' Meaning


tardigrada

  • noun in some classifications considered a separate phylum: microscopic arachnid-like invertebrates living in water or damp moss having 4 pairs of legs and instead of a mouth a pair of stylets or needlelike piercing organs connected with the pharynx
    class Tardigrada.

More 'tardigrada' Meaning


ascidiaceae

  • noun sometimes classified as an order: sea squirts
    class Ascidiaceae.

More 'ascidiaceae' Meaning


class_schizomycetes

  • noun a former classification
    Schizomycetes.

More 'class_schizomycetes' Meaning


magnoliopsida

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
    Dicotyledones; class Dicotyledones; class Dicotyledonae; class Magnoliopsida; Dicotyledonae.

More 'magnoliopsida' Meaning


class_hepaticopsida

  • noun liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales
    class Hepaticae; Hepaticopsida; Hepaticae.

More 'class_hepaticopsida' Meaning


class_scaphopoda

  • noun small class of bilaterally symmetrical marine forms comprising the tooth shells
    Scaphopoda.

More 'class_scaphopoda' Meaning


archiannelida

  • noun a class of Annelida
    class Archiannelida.

More 'archiannelida' Meaning


class_archiannelida

  • noun a class of Annelida
    Archiannelida.

More 'class_archiannelida' Meaning


cycadophyta

  • noun palmlike gymnosperms: includes the surviving order Cycadales and several extinct orders; possibly not a natural group; in some systems considered a class (Cycadopsida) and in others a subdivision (Cycadophytina or Cycadophyta)
    Cycadopsida; subdivision Cycadophyta; subdivision Cycadophytina; Cycadophytina; class Cycadopsida.

More 'cycadophyta' Meaning


flagellata

  • noun protozoa having flagella
    Mastigophora; class Flagellata; class Mastigophora.

More 'flagellata' Meaning


larvacea

  • noun small free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order
    class Larvacea.

More 'larvacea' Meaning


class_crinoidea

  • noun sea lilies
    Crinoidea.

More 'class_crinoidea' Meaning


class_equisetatae

  • noun horsetails and related forms
    Sphenopsida; class Sphenopsida; Equisetatae.

More 'class_equisetatae' Meaning


cryptophyceae

  • noun motile usually brownish-green protozoa-like algae
    class Cryptophyceae.

More 'cryptophyceae' Meaning


class_diatomophyceae

  • noun marine and freshwater eukaryotic algae: diatoms
    Bacillariophyceae; class Bacillariophyceae; Diatomophyceae.

More 'class_diatomophyceae' Meaning


family

  • noun a social unit living together
    house; household; menage; home.
    • he moved his family to Virginia
    • It was a good Christian household
    • I waited until the whole house was asleep
    • the teacher asked how many people made up his home
  • noun primary social group; parents and children
    family unit.
    • he wanted to have a good job before starting a family

More 'family' Meaning


gnetophyta

  • noun gymnospermous flowering plants; supposed link between conifers and angiosperms; in some systems classified as a class (Gnetopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Gnetophytina or Gnetophyta)
    subdivision Gnetophytina; Gnetopsida; class Gnetopsida; Gnetophytina.

More 'gnetophyta' Meaning


actinopoda

  • noun heliozoans; radiolarians
    subclass Actinopoda.

More 'actinopoda' Meaning


biological_science

  • noun the science that studies living organisms
    biology.

More 'biological_science' Meaning


phaeophyceae

  • noun brown algae; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae
    class Phaeophyceae.

More 'phaeophyceae' Meaning


stratum

  • noun one of several parallel layers of material arranged one on top of another (such as a layer of tissue or cells in an organism or a layer of sedimentary rock)
  • noun people having the same social, economic, or educational status
    social class; socio-economic class; class.
    • the working class
    • an emerging professional class

More 'stratum' Meaning


coniferopsida

  • noun cone-bearing gymnosperms dating from the Carboniferous period; most are substantial trees; includes the classes Pinopsida (subdivision Pinophytina) and Ginkgopsida (subdivision Ginkgophytina) and Taxopsida (subdivision Taxophytina) which in turn include the surviving orders Coniferales and Taxales (yews) and sometimes Ginkgoales as well as extinct orders such as Cordaitales (of the Carboniferous and Permian)
    Coniferophytina; subdivision Coniferophytina; Coniferophyta; class Coniferopsida.

More 'coniferopsida' Meaning


subdivision_coniferophytina

  • noun cone-bearing gymnosperms dating from the Carboniferous period; most are substantial trees; includes the classes Pinopsida (subdivision Pinophytina) and Ginkgopsida (subdivision Ginkgophytina) and Taxopsida (subdivision Taxophytina) which in turn include the surviving orders Coniferales and Taxales (yews) and sometimes Ginkgoales as well as extinct orders such as Cordaitales (of the Carboniferous and Permian)
    Coniferophytina; Coniferophyta; Coniferopsida; class Coniferopsida.

More 'subdivision_coniferophytina' Meaning


class_pyrenomycetes

  • noun class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a perithecium; includes powdery mildews and ergot and Neurospora
    Pyrenomycetes.

More 'class_pyrenomycetes' Meaning


reptilian

  • noun any cold-blooded vertebrate of the class Reptilia including tortoises, turtles, snakes, lizards, alligators, crocodiles, and extinct forms
    reptile.
  • adjective of or relating to the class Reptilia

More 'reptilian' Meaning


subdivision_ginkgophytina

  • noun ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    class Ginkgophytina; Ginkgopsida; class Ginkgopsida; subdivision Ginkgophyta; Ginkgophytina.

More 'subdivision_ginkgophytina' Meaning


monocotyledones

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae
    Liliopsida; class Monocotyledonae; class Liliopsida; class Monocotyledones; Monocotyledonae.

More 'monocotyledones' Meaning


class_chlorophyceae

  • noun algae distinguished chiefly by having flagella and a clear green color, their chlorophyll being masked little if at all by other pigments
    Chlorophyceae.

More 'class_chlorophyceae' Meaning


gastropoda

  • noun snails and slugs and their relatives
    class Gasteropoda; class Gastropoda; Gasteropoda.

More 'gastropoda' Meaning


compartmentalisation

  • noun a mild state of dissociation
    compartmentalization.
  • noun the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
    categorisation; categorization; classification; compartmentalization; assortment.

More 'compartmentalisation' Meaning


sorting

  • noun an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion
    sort.
    • the bottleneck in mail delivery is the process of sorting
  • noun the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
    categorisation; categorization; classification.

More 'sorting' Meaning


class_aphasmidia

  • noun one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
    Aphasmidia.

More 'class_aphasmidia' Meaning


class_gnetopsida

  • noun gymnospermous flowering plants; supposed link between conifers and angiosperms; in some systems classified as a class (Gnetopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Gnetophytina or Gnetophyta)
    subdivision Gnetophytina; Gnetopsida; Gnetophytina; Gnetophyta.

More 'class_gnetopsida' Meaning


class_ophiuroidea

  • noun brittle stars and basket stars
    Ophiuroidea.

More 'class_ophiuroidea' Meaning


class_turbellaria

  • noun free-living flatworms
    Turbellaria.

More 'class_turbellaria' Meaning


stereotype

  • noun a conventional or formulaic conception or image
    • regional stereotypes have been part of America since its founding
  • verb treat or classify according to a mental stereotype
    stamp; pigeonhole.
    • I was stereotyped as a lazy Southern European

More 'stereotype' Meaning


eutheria

  • noun all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
    subclass Eutheria.

More 'eutheria' Meaning


economic

  • adjective of or relating to an economy, the system of production and management of material wealth
    economical.
    • economic growth
    • aspects of social, political, and economical life
  • adjective of or relating to the science of economics
    • economic theory

More 'economic' Meaning


subclass_holocephali

  • noun chimaeras and extinct forms
    Holocephali.

More 'subclass_holocephali' Meaning


aphasmidia

  • noun one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
    class Aphasmidia.

More 'aphasmidia' Meaning


arecidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorder of Monocotyledones; comprises about 6400 species in 5 families of trees and shrubs and terrestrial herbs and a few free-floating aquatics including: Palmae; Araceae; Pandanaceae and Lemnaceae
    subclass Arecidae.

More 'arecidae' Meaning


cyanobacteria

  • noun predominantly photosynthetic prokaryotic organisms containing a blue pigment in addition to chlorophyll; occur singly or in colonies in diverse habitats; important as phytoplankton
    blue-green algae.

More 'cyanobacteria' Meaning


class_eumycetes

  • noun category used in some classifications: coextensive with division Eumycota
    Eumycetes.

More 'class_eumycetes' Meaning


class_taxopsida

  • noun yews: in some systems classified as a class (Taxopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Taxophytina) used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    subdivision Taxophytina; Taxophytina; Taxopsida.

More 'class_taxopsida' Meaning


class_holothuroidea

  • noun class of echinoderms including the sea cucumbers
    Holothuroidea.

More 'class_holothuroidea' Meaning


subclass

  • noun (biology) a taxonomic category below a class and above an order

More 'subclass' Meaning


socio-economic_class

  • noun people having the same social, economic, or educational status
    social class; class; stratum.
    • the working class
    • an emerging professional class

More 'socio-economic_class' Meaning


class_mammalia

  • noun warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the female
    Mammalia.

More 'class_mammalia' Meaning


class_hexapoda

  • noun insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
    Insecta; class Insecta; Hexapoda.

More 'class_hexapoda' Meaning


biology

  • noun the science that studies living organisms
    biological science.
  • noun characteristic life processes and phenomena of living organisms
    • the biology of viruses

More 'biology' Meaning


class_cephalopoda

  • noun octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus
    Cephalopoda.

More 'class_cephalopoda' Meaning


cephalopoda

  • noun octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus
    class Cephalopoda.

More 'cephalopoda' Meaning


subclass_infusoria

  • noun in some recent classifications, coextensive with the Ciliata: minute organisms found in decomposing infusions of organic matter
    Infusoria.

More 'subclass_infusoria' Meaning


xanthophyceae

  • noun yellow-green algae
    class Xanthophyceae.

More 'xanthophyceae' Meaning


class_oomycetes

  • noun nonphotosynthetic fungi that resemble algae and that reproduce by forming oospores; sometimes classified as protoctists
    Oomycetes.

More 'class_oomycetes' Meaning


scyphozoa

  • noun coelenterates in which the polyp stage is absent or at least inconspicuous: jellyfishes
    class Scyphozoa.
  • noun any of various usually free-swimming marine coelenterates having a gelatinous medusoid stage as the dominant phase of its life cycle
    scyphozoan.

More 'scyphozoa' Meaning


class_lycopodineae

  • noun alternative designation for the class Lycopsida
    Lycopodineae.

More 'class_lycopodineae' Meaning


cyanophyceae

  • noun photosynthetic bacteria found in fresh and salt water, having chlorophyll a and phycobilins; once thought to be algae: blue-green algae
    class Cyanophyceae; class Cyanobacteria.

More 'cyanophyceae' Meaning


subclass_eutheria

  • noun all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
    Eutheria.

More 'subclass_eutheria' Meaning


lycopodiate

  • noun club mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta
    class Lycopsida; Lycopsida; class Lycopodiate.

More 'lycopodiate' Meaning


subdivision_pinophytina

  • noun most conifers: in some systems classified as a class (Pinopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Pinophytina); used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta
    Pinophytina; class Pinopsida; Pinopsida.

More 'subdivision_pinophytina' Meaning


gnathostomata

  • noun comprising all vertebrates with upper and lower jaws
    superclass Gnathostomata.

More 'gnathostomata' Meaning


class_phaeophyceae

  • noun brown algae; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae
    Phaeophyceae.

More 'class_phaeophyceae' Meaning


subclass_caryophyllidae

  • noun a group of families of mostly flowers having basal or central placentation and trinucleate pollen (binucleate pollen is commoner in flowering plants); contains 14 families including: Caryophyllaceae (carnations and pinks); Aizoaceae; Amaranthaceae; Batidaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Cactaceae (order Opuntiales); Nyctaginaceae; Phytolaccaceae; corresponds approximately to order Caryophyllales; sometimes classified as a superorder
    Caryophyllidae.

More 'subclass_caryophyllidae' Meaning


liliidae

  • noun one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises 17 families including: Liliaceae; Alliaceae; Amaryllidaceae; Iridaceae; Orchidaceae; Trilliaceae
    subclass Liliidae.

More 'liliidae' Meaning


categorization

  • noun a group of people or things arranged by class or category
    categorisation; classification.
  • noun the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
    categorisation; sorting; classification.

More 'categorization' Meaning


subclass_ophiurida

  • noun brittle stars
    Ophiurida.

More 'subclass_ophiurida' Meaning


asteridae

  • noun a group of mostly sympetalous herbs and some trees and shrubs mostly with 2 fused carpels; contains 43 families including Campanulales; Solanaceae; Scrophulariaceae; Labiatae; Verbenaceae; Rubiaceae; Compositae; sometimes classified as a superorder
    subclass Asteridae.

More 'asteridae' Meaning


class_polychaeta

  • noun marine annelid worms
    Polychaeta.

More 'class_polychaeta' Meaning


subclass_archosauria

  • noun a large subclass of diapsid reptiles including: crocodiles; alligators; dinosaurs; pterosaurs; plesiosaurs; ichthyosaurs; thecodonts
    Archosauria.

More 'subclass_archosauria' Meaning


subclass_cirripedia

  • noun barnacles
    Cirripedia.

More 'subclass_cirripedia' Meaning


scaphopoda

  • noun small class of bilaterally symmetrical marine forms comprising the tooth shells
    class Scaphopoda.

More 'scaphopoda' Meaning


class_lycopsida

  • noun club mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta
    Lycopodiate; Lycopsida; class Lycopodiate.

More 'class_lycopsida' Meaning


class_deuteromycetes

  • noun form class; coextensive with subdivision Deuteromycota
    Deuteromycetes.

More 'class_deuteromycetes' Meaning


euglenophyceae

  • noun coextensive with the division Euglenophyta
    class Euglenophyceae.

More 'euglenophyceae' Meaning


form

  • noun the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
    descriptor; word form; signifier.
    • the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached
  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    sort; kind; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?

More 'form' Meaning


euascomycetes

  • noun category not used in many classification systems
    subclass Euascomycetes.

More 'euascomycetes' Meaning


class_cyanophyceae

  • noun photosynthetic bacteria found in fresh and salt water, having chlorophyll a and phycobilins; once thought to be algae: blue-green algae
    Cyanophyceae; class Cyanobacteria.

More 'class_cyanophyceae' Meaning


monocotyledonae

  • noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae
    Liliopsida; class Monocotyledonae; class Liliopsida; Monocotyledones; class Monocotyledones.

More 'monocotyledonae' Meaning


subclass_cnidosporidia

  • noun single-host parasites of lower vertebrates and invertebrates
    Cnidosporidia.

More 'subclass_cnidosporidia' Meaning


polychaeta

  • noun marine annelid worms
    class Polychaeta.

More 'polychaeta' Meaning


count

  • noun the total number counted
    • a blood count
  • noun the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order
    counting; tally; enumeration; reckoning; numeration.
    • the counting continued for several hours

More 'count' Meaning


ciliophora

  • noun class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle
    class Ciliata; Ciliata; class Ciliophora.

More 'ciliophora' Meaning


class_bivalvia

  • noun oysters; clams; scallops; mussels
    class Pelecypoda; Bivalvia; class Lamellibranchia; Lamellibranchia.

More 'class_bivalvia' Meaning


hyalospongiae

  • noun sponges with siliceous spicules that have six rays; choanocytes are restricted to finger-shaped chambers
    class Hyalospongiae.

More 'hyalospongiae' Meaning


class_bacillariophyceae

  • noun marine and freshwater eukaryotic algae: diatoms
    Bacillariophyceae; Diatomophyceae; class Diatomophyceae.

More 'class_bacillariophyceae' Meaning


class_asteroidea

  • noun sea stars
    Asteroidea.

More 'class_asteroidea' Meaning


gastromycetes

  • noun fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi
    class Gasteromycetes; Gasteromycetes; class Gastromycetes.
  • noun any fungus of the class Gasteromycetes
    gasteromycete; gastromycete.

More 'gastromycetes' Meaning


ranalian_complex

  • noun a group of families of trees and shrubs and herbs having well-developed perianths and apocarpous ovaries and generally regarded as the most primitive extant flowering plants; contains 36 families including Magnoliaceae and Ranunculaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder
    Magnoliidae; subclass Magnoliidae.

More 'ranalian_complex' Meaning


amphibian

  • noun a flat-bottomed motor vehicle that can travel on land or water
    amphibious vehicle.
  • noun an airplane designed to take off and land on water
    amphibious aircraft.

More 'amphibian' Meaning


class_bryopsida

  • noun true mosses: bryophytes having leafy rather than thalloid gametophytes: comprises orders Andreaeales; Bryales; Dicranales; Eubryales; Sphagnales
    Musci; Bryopsida; class Musci.

More 'class_bryopsida' Meaning


discomycetes

  • noun a large and taxonomically difficult group of Ascomycetes in which the fleshy fruiting body is disklike or cup-shaped
    subclass Discomycetes.
  • noun any fungus that is a member of the subclass Discomycetes
    discomycete; cup fungus.

More 'discomycetes' Meaning


zoomastigina

  • noun in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; holozoic or saprozoic flagellates
    subclass Zoomastigina.

More 'zoomastigina' Meaning


separate

  • noun a separately printed article that originally appeared in a larger publication
    offprint; reprint.
  • noun a garment that can be purchased separately and worn in combinations with other garments

More 'separate' Meaning


dipnoi

  • noun bony fishes of the southern hemisphere that breathe by a modified air bladder as well as gills; sometimes classified as an order of Crossopterygii
    subclass Dipnoi.

More 'dipnoi' Meaning


superfamily_hominoidea

  • noun anthropoid apes and human beings
    Hominoidea.

More 'superfamily_hominoidea' Meaning


branchiopodan

  • noun aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding
    branchiopod crustacean; branchiopod.
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the subclass Branchiopoda
    branchiopodous; branchiopod.

More 'branchiopodan' Meaning


entomostraca

  • noun in some older classifications includes the Branchiopoda and Copepoda and Ostracoda and Cirripedia; no longer in technical use
    subclass Entomostraca.

More 'entomostraca' Meaning


class_acrasiomycetes

  • noun cellular slime molds; in some classifications placed in kingdom Protoctista
    Acrasiomycetes.

More 'class_acrasiomycetes' Meaning


gasteropoda

  • noun snails and slugs and their relatives
    class Gasteropoda; Gastropoda; class Gastropoda.

More 'gasteropoda' Meaning


class_anthozoa

  • noun a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
    class Actinozoa; Actinozoa; Anthozoa.

More 'class_anthozoa' Meaning


subclass_amphineura

  • noun a class of Gastropoda
    Amphineura.

More 'subclass_amphineura' Meaning


subclass_euascomycetes

  • noun category not used in many classification systems
    Euascomycetes.

More 'subclass_euascomycetes' Meaning


teleostei

  • noun large diverse group of bony fishes; includes most living species
    subclass Teleostei.

More 'teleostei' Meaning





How can we make the selection of words better for you?

Words are expressive, emotive, nuanced, subtle, erudite and discerning!

Unfortunately words are sometimes also elusive, deceptive, fleeting in memory.

Through months of bittersweet labor, we finally have assembled words together by context. A novel way to search for new and elusive words. Hope they help you!

Are we in the right direction? Are your needs fulfilled? If so how? Is there anything we can do or do better? Please let us know in the feedback form!