Definition of prosobranchiate in English:

prosobranchiate

adjective

Zoology
  • Prosobranch.

noun

Zoology
  • Prosobranchrare.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Huxley (1825–1895), biologist and science educationist. From scientific Latin Prosobranchia + -ate.

Pronunciation

prosobranchiate

/ˌprɒsə(ʊ)ˈbraŋkɪeɪt/