gill bar


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Noun1.gill bar - one of the bony or cartilaginous arches on each side of the pharynx that support the gills of fishes and aquatic amphibiansgill bar - one of the bony or cartilaginous arches on each side of the pharynx that support the gills of fishes and aquatic amphibians
anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure - a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing; "he has good bone structure"
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SO here's me in the Quarter Gill bar in Dumbarton Road, Partick, after my escape from Stalag Luft Clegg.
Each dorsoventrally lengthened demibranch is formed into two 'lamella'-like structures (also membrane plates, leaves) consisting of vertically ciliated 'filaments' in parallel (also gill bars, ciliated discs) (Fig.
Harrimaniids are the most morphologically simple of the Enteropneusta; they lack hepatic sacs, synapticles joining adjacent gill bars, and nerve roots extending from the collar cord; about 20 species have been described from the family.