Megalatractus

noun Meg·a·la·trac·tus

Definition of Megalatractus

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

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Origin and Etymology of megalatractus

New Latin, from megal- + Greek atraktos spindle — more at torture


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