Branchiostegal meaning

(zoology) Of or pertaining to the operculum that covers the gill slits of fish.
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A branchiostegal ray.
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Origin of branchiostegal

Ancient Greek βράγχιον (brankhion, “gill (used in the plural)”) + στέγω (stegō, “cover”) +‎ -al