Definition of marsipobranch in English:

marsipobranch

adjective

Zoology
  • Having pouched gills. Formerly also: relating to or belonging to the class Marsipobranchii.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From scientific Latin Marsipobranchii, former group name from ancient Greek μάρσιππος pouch + βράγχια gills.

Pronunciation

marsipobranch

/ˈmɑːsɪpə(ʊ)braŋk/