Dosinia

noun
Do·​sin·​ia | \ dōˈsinēə \

Definition of Dosinia

: a genus of bivalve mollusks (family Veneridae) having a flattened rounded shell, large foot, and united siphons

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History and Etymology for Dosinia

New Latin, from dosin, native name in Senegal for a species of this genus + New Latin -ia

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“Dosinia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dosinia. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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