noun Mi·li·o·la \mə̇ˈlīələ, ˌmilēˈōlə\

Definition of Miliola

  1. :  a genus of Foraminifera (the type of a large family Miliolidae) including forms that have existed since the Triassic and have contributed largely to the formation of various limestones

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Origin and Etymology of miliola

New Latin, diminutive of Latin milium millet; from the resemblance of shells of animals of this genus to millet seed

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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