noun, plural e·phip·pi·a [ih-fip-ee-uh]. /ɪˈfɪp i ə/. Zoology.
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Origin of ephippium
OTHER WORDS FROM ephippiume·phip·pi·al, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for ephippium
One species (A. ephippium), known as the Saddle Oyster, is common on some parts of our coast.The Sea Shore|William S. Furneaux
Indeed its relationship to the Siamese species is much closer than to the R. ephippium of Borneo.
It is in no way closely related to the large Bornean R. ephippium.