noun Am·phib·o·la \amˈfibələ\

Definition of Amphibola

  1. :  a genus of marine snails common in New Zealand having a rough turbinate shell and being unique among Pulmonata in possessing a well-developed operculum

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Origin and Etymology of amphibola

New Latin, from Late Latin, feminine of amphibolus

First Known Use: 1835

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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