Leodice

noun
Le·​od·​i·​ce | \ lēˈädə(ˌ)sē \

Definition of Leodice

: a genus (the type of the family Leodicidae) of polychaete worms that includes the largest known polychaetes

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History and Etymology for Leodice

New Latin, probably irregular from Greek Laodikē Laodice, a proper name

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“Leodice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Leodice. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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