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  • n. Plural form of nummulite.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of extinct Tertiary Foraminifera, having a thin, flat, round shell, containing a large number of small chambers arranged spirally.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The leading genus of fossil foraminifers of the family Nummulinidæ, or typical of a family Nummulitidæ.

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