Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the byssi, filaments secreted by certain bivalves

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the byssus of a mollusk: as, byssal threads; byssal attachment.

Etymologies

byssus +‎ -al (Wiktionary)

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