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  • n. A pteroid of the genus Cavolina.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A pteropod of the genus Cavolina. See pteropoda, and Illustration in Appendix.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The genus of pteropods which gives name to the family Hyaleidæ: a synonym of Cavolinia. Also wrongly spelled Hyalæa. See cut under Cavolinia.
  • n. 2. A genus of lepidopterous insects.


From Ancient Greek glassy. (Wiktionary)


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