Urosalpinx

noun
Uro·​sal·​pinx | \ ˌyu̇rōˈsal()piŋ(k)s \

Definition of Urosalpinx

: a genus of small carnivorous gastropod mollusks (family Muricidae) comprising the oyster drill (U. cinerea) and related forms

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History and Etymology for Urosalpinx

New Latin, from ur- entry 2 + Greek salpinx trumpet

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“Urosalpinx.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Urosalpinx. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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