Calymene

noun Ca·lym·e·ne \kəˈlimə(ˌ)nē\

Definition of Calymene

  1. :  a genus of trilobites of the Ordovician, Silurian, and Devonian periods

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Origin and Etymology of calymene

New Latin, modification of Greek kekalymmenē, feminine of kekalymmenos, perfect passive participle of kalyptein to cover, conceal — more at hell


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