Maclurite

noun
Ma·​clu·​rite | \ -u̇ˌrīt \

Definition of Maclurite

: a genus of Ordovician gastropod mollusks known from their usually large flat spiral shells

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History and Etymology for Maclurite

New Latin, after William Maclure

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“Maclurite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maclurite. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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