plural noun Peri·py·lea \ˌperəˌpīˈlēə\

Definition of Peripylea

  1. :  a suborder of Radiolaria comprising mostly spherical protozoans without skeletons or with simple spicules and with the central capsule uniformly perforated

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Origin and Etymology of peripylea

New Latin, from peri- + -pylea (from Greek pylē gate) — more at pylon

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to cast off or become cast off

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