Megalatractus

noun
Meg·​a·​la·​trac·​tus

Definition of Megalatractus

: a genus of Australian marine snails (family Xancidae) including the largest known living gastropod

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History and Etymology for Megalatractus

New Latin, from megal- + Greek atraktos spindle

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“Megalatractus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Megalatractus. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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