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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A family of gastropodous mollusks of the order Prosobranchiata. They have a short siphon, broad foot, no eyes, tho radula tænioglossate, the shell buccinoid or cassidiform, and the corneous operculum spiral. It contains the single genus Oöcorys.

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