Adjective "Bivalve" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Bivalve


    Definition:

    1. Also called lamellibranch. Zoology. any mollusk, as the oyster, clam, scallop, or mussel, of the class Bivalvia, having two shells hinged together, a soft body, and lamellate gills. adjective

    2. Botany. having two valves, as a seedcase.

    3. Zoology. having two shells, usually united by a hinge.

    4. having two similar parts hinged together.

    Examples:

    "molluscs can be bivalve."

    "shellfishs can be bivalve."

    "populations can be bivalve."

    "fossils can be bivalve."

    "differences can be bivalve."

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