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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cavity or chamber containing the gills, as of a crustacean or fish.
  • n. A saccular or pouch-like gill; a kind of rudimentary gill of some fishes, as the myzonts, which have consequently been called marsipo-branchiates.

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