caducibranchiate

/ (kəˌdjuːsɪˈbræŋkɪˌeɪt) /

adjective

(of many amphibians, such as frogs) having gills during one stage of the life cycle only

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Word Origin for caducibranchiate

from Latin cadūcus caducous + branchia

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