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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A division of calcareous sponges.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • One of the divisions of the CalcispongiƦ or chalk-sponges, represented by forms which are essentially compound Ascones. See this word and Leucones.


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