Definitions for ctenidium

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  1. ctenidium(noun)

    comb-like respiratory structure serving as the gill of certain mollusks

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  1. ctenidium(Noun)

    A respiratory system, in the form of a comb, in some molluscs

  2. ctenidium(Noun)

    A row of spines in some insects

  3. Origin: (from the Greek for comb)

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