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opisthopulmonate

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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the pulmonary sac situated posteriorly; -- said of certain air-breathing Mollusca.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having posterior lungs: applied to those pulmonale gastropods in which the pulmonary sac is posterior, the ventricle of the heart anterior, the auricle posterior, and the pallial region small: the opposite of prosopulmonate.

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