noun El·lo·bi·um \ə̇ˈlōbēəm, eˈ-\

Definition of Ellobium

  1. :  the type genus of Ellobiidae

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Origin and Etymology of ellobium

New Latin, from Greek ellobion that which is in the lobe of the ear, earring, from el- (from en in) + lobos lobe + -ion (diminutive suffix) — more at in, lobe

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