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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The typical genus of Xenophoridæ, so called from their carrying foreign objects attached to the shell. Formerly also called Phorus (a name too near the prior Phora in entomology). See also cut under carrier-shell.

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  • noun biology Any mollusk of the genus Xenophora.

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