plural noun Cy·ma·ti·idae \ˌsīməˈtīəˌdē, ˌsim-\

Definition of Cymatiidae

  1. :  a family of large chiefly tropical gastropod mollusks (suborder Taenioglossa) that includes the typical tritons

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Origin and Etymology of cymatiidae

New Latin, from Cymatium, type genus (from Greek kymation) + -idae

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