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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of marine univalve shells; the gondola.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of gastropods, of the family Volutid├Ž.
  • n. In entomology, a genus of beetles, of the family Trogositid┼ô.
  • n. [lowercase] In Greek antiquity, a form of vase of deep and upright shape, without foot or handles; a bowl.


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