Leucifer

noun
Leu·​ci·​fer | \ ˈlüsəfə(r) \

Definition of Leucifer

: a genus of free-swimming slender macruran crustaceans that is sometimes made the type of a distinct family

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History and Etymology for Leucifer

New Latin, alteration (influenced by New Latin leuc-) of Latin lucifer morning star

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

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