Per*en`ni*bran"chi*ate (?), a. [See Perennial, and Branchiate.]

1. Anat.

Having branchae, or gills, through life; -- said especially of certain Amphibia, like the menobranchus. Opposed to caducibranchiate.

2. Zool.

Belonging to the Perennibranchiata.

 

© Webster 1913.

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