buccinoid

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Buccinum +‎ -oid

AdjectiveEdit

buccinoid (comparative more buccinoid, superlative most buccinoid)

  1. (zoology) Resembling the genus Buccinum.
  2. (zoology) Relating to the Buccinidae, a family of marine univalve shells.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 00:40