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- n. Any member of several species of bivalves that form and inhabit holes in limestone; especially any of the genus Lithodomus.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any one of several species of bivalves, which form holes in limestone, in which they live; esp., any species of the genus Lithodomus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A shellfish which lives in a hole made by it in a rock, as a date-shell or a piddock. See Lithodomus and Pholas.
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)