Cyclostoma

noun
Cy·​clos·​to·​ma | \ sīˈklästəmə \

Definition of Cyclostoma

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: a large genus of operculate pulmonate land snails widely distributed chiefly in tropical areas

Cyclostoma

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Definition of Cyclostoma (Entry 2 of 3)

taxonomic synonym of cyclostomata:2

Cyclostoma

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Definition of Cyclostoma (Entry 3 of 3)

taxonomic synonym of cyclostomi

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History and Etymology for Cyclostoma

Noun

New Latin, from cycl- + -stoma

New Latin, from cycl- + -stoma

New Latin, from cycl- + -stoma

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“Cyclostoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cyclostoma. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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