Definition of 鰓

  • gills
  • gill slits

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サイ
  • えら

Popular Words With This Kanji

鰓, えら

gills, branchia

鰓蓋, えらぶた, さいがい

gill cover, operculum

鰓弓, さいきゅう

branchial arch, gill arch

鰓孔, えらあな

gill slit

鰓弁, さいべん

gill lamella, branchial lamella, gill filament

鰓裂, さいれつ

gill slit

前鰓類, ぜんさいるい

prosobranchs

腸鰓類, ちょうさいるい

enteropneusts (hemichordates of class Enteropneusta)

翼鰓類, よくさいるい

pterobranchs (hemichordates of class Pterobranchia)

弁鰓類, べんさいるい

lamellibranches (i.e. bivalves)


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