from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In De Blainville's classification (1825), the second order of his Paracephalophora hermaphrodita, divided into the two families Otidea and Calyptracea, or the ear-shells and various limpet-like shells. See cuts under
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun plural (Zoöl.) An order of gastropod Mollusca having a heart with two auricles and one ventricle. The shell may be either spiral or shieldlike.
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