Definition of chlamydate in English:

chlamydate

adjective

Zoology
  • Having a mantle or pallium like that of a mollusk.

    • ‘The chlamydate Branchiogasteropods are usually provided with branciae, which either take the form of numerous lamellae, or of two plume-like organs, sometimes reduced to one functional gill and a rudiment of the second.’

Pronunciation:

chlamydate

/ˈklaməˌdāt/