noun Fas·ci·o·lar·ia \ˌfasēəˈla(a)rēə\

Definition of Fasciolaria

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Fasciolariidae) of large stenoglossate marine snails comprising the typical band shells

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Origin and Etymology of fasciolaria

New Latin, from Latin fasciola small bandage + New Latin -aria

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