Brachyuran



belonging or pertaining to the suborder Brachyura, comprising the true crabs.
a brachyuran crustacean.
noun
any decapod crustacean of the group (formerly suborder) Brachyura, which includes the crabs
adjective
of, relating to, or belonging to the Brachyura

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Brachyurous

    shorttailed, as a crab (opposed to macrurous).

  • Bracing

    strengthening; invigorating: This mountain air is bracing. of, relating to, or serving as a brace. a brace. braces collectively: The bracing on this scaffold is weak. material, as timber, used for braces. something that holds parts together or in place, as a clasp or clamp. anything that imparts rigidity or steadiness. Also called bitbrace, bitstock. […]



  • Bracingly

    strengthening; invigorating: This mountain air is bracing. of, relating to, or serving as a brace. a brace. braces collectively: The bracing on this scaffold is weak. material, as timber, used for braces. Contemporary Examples Chopped? Amanda Freitag Hopes Not Tim Teeman February 3, 2014 Historical Examples The Boy with Wings Berta Ruck Saturday’s Child Kathleen […]

  • Braciola

    a flat piece of veal or beef rolled around a filling and baked in stock and wine. Contemporary Examples Snooki Dictionary for Her Book, A Shore Thing Jaimie Etkin January 3, 2011



Disclaimer: Brachyuran definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.