Desmomyaria

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Desmomyaria (Zoöl) The division of Tunicata which includes the Salpæ. See Salpa.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • desmomyaria A group of free-swimming tunicates or ascidians, the salps, regarded as an order of Thaliacea: opposed to Cyclomyaria. See Salpidæ.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. bond + muscle