English syllables. 2014.

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  • palinuran — adjective or noun see palinura …   Useful english dictionary

  • malacostracan — /mal euh kos treuh keuhn/, adj. 1. belonging or pertaining to the crustacean subclass Malacostraca, which includes the lobsters, shrimps, crabs, etc. n. 2. a malacostracan crustacean. [1825 35; < NL Malacostrac(a) order of crustacea ( < Gk, neut …   Universalium

  • plectrum — Process at the base of the antenna that is rubbed against a file on the head to produce sound in most palinuran decapods [Brusca and Brusca, 2002] …   Crustacea glossary

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