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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In zoology and botany, a little pileus; some small caplike or lid-like body; specifically, the receptacle of certain fungi.
  • n. [capitalized] A genus of gastropods of the family Neritid√¶, belonging to the O√∂lite, having no spire, the shell resembling that of a limpet.

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