Cestum

noun
Ces·​tum | \ ˈsestəm \

Definition of Cestum

: a genus of ctenophores (order Cestida) including the Venus's-girdle

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History and Etymology for Cestum

New Latin, alteration of Latin cestus girdle

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“Cestum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cestum. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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