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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state of being formed of branchiate segments

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state of being made up of branchiate segments.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In embryology, the development of branchial segments as indicated by the so-called visceral skeleton and the metameric diverticularization of the fore-gut in the vertebrate embryo.


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