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  • n. A brachiopod.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any brachiopod shell of the genus Terebratula and allied genera. The name refers to the shape, which is like that of an antique lamp. See Terebratula.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. marine animal with bivalve shell having a pair of arms bearing tentacles for capturing food; found worldwide


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