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hypobranchial

[hahy-puh-brang-kee-uh l] /ˌhaɪ pəˈbræŋ ki əl/
adjective, Zoology
1.
situated below the gills or beneath the branchial arches.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; hypo- + branchial
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