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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A term applied by E. R. Lankester to the chitons, considered as a “separate archaic grade” of gastropodous mollusks, and as such distinguished from Cochlides, which are the remaining (unsymmetrical) Gastropoda.

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