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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. An order of lamellibranchs having but one muscle for closing the shell, as the oyster.

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  • Oh, of course, "An order of lamellibranchs". This is order includes oysters, and as far as Wikipedia is concerned, doesn't exist. It seems to exist only in dictionaries.

    November 8, 2007