Nuculana

noun

Nu·​cu·​la·​na
-yəˌlanə,
-länə,
-lānə
: the type genus of Nuculanidae comprising various beaked cockles

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Nucula + -ana (from Latin, neuter plural of -anus -an)

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“Nuculana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nuculana. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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