Chione

noun
Chi·​o·​ne | \ ˈkīəˌnē \

Definition of Chione

: a genus of rock cockles (family Veneridae)

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History and Etymology for Chione

New Latin, from Chione, a mythological character shot by Diana, from Latin

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“Chione.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chione. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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