Rhipidoglossa

plural noun
Rhip·i·do·glos·sa | \ˌripədōˈgläsə, -lȯsə\

Definition of Rhipidoglossa 

: a suborder of Aspidobranchia that comprises gastropod mollusks (as the abalones, the top shells, and the keyhole limpets) having a long radula with teeth that are long and hooklike in each transverse row and with indefinitely numerous marginal teeth becoming smaller toward the edges — see helicina

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Other Words from Rhipidoglossa

rhipidoglossal \-səl \ adjective
rhipidoglossate \-sə̇t, -ˌsāt \ adjective

History and Etymology for Rhipidoglossa

New Latin, from rhipid- + -glossa

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