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Venus's flower–basket

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noun Ve·nus's flow·er–bas·ket \ˈvē-nə-səz-, ˈvē-nəs-\

Definition of Venus's flower–basket

  1. :  any of several glass sponges (genus Euplectella) of the western Pacific and Indian oceans —called also Venus flower basket



1872

First Known Use of venus's flower–basket

1872


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