Dicyclica

plural noun
Di·​cyc·​li·​ca | \ (ˈ)dī¦siklə̇kə, -¦sīk- \

Definition of Dicyclica

in some classifications
: a division of Crinoidea comprising forms in which the cup of the calyx has a basal and an infrabasal series of ossicles

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History and Etymology for Dicyclica

New Latin, from di- + Latin cyclica, neuter plural of cyclicus cyclic

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

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