Bankia

noun
Ban·​kia | \ ˈbaŋkēə \

Definition of Bankia

: a genus of boring mollusks (family Teredinidae) including the giant northwest shipworm (B. setacea) of the Pacific coast of North America

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History and Etymology for Bankia

New Latin, from Sir Joseph Banks †1820 English naturalist + New Latin -ia

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“Bankia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bankia. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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