Definition of brachiopod noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

brachiopod

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈbreɪkiəˌpɑd//
 
, NAmE//ˈbrækiəˌpɑd//
 
(biology)
 
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a shellfish that has two joined shells and uses small tentacles (= long, thin parts) to find food
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