from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of gastropods, of the family Volutidæ.
  • noun In entomology, a genus of beetles, of the family Trogositidœ.
  • noun [lowercase] In Greek antiquity, a form of vase of deep and upright shape, without foot or handles; a bowl.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) A genus of marine univalve shells; the gondola.


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