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- proper noun A taxonomic
genuswithin the family Glycymerididae— the bittersweet clams.
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New Latin, from Ancient Greek (glykymeris) (a word recorded in only one work, possibly from γλυκύς (glukus, "sweet") and μέρος (meros, "part"))
In terms of absolute numbers, and the number of ruins in which they have been found, the leading shells are Olivella, Glycymeris, Strombus, and