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ascon

noun as·con \ˈaˌskän\

Definition of ascon

plural

-s

  1. :  a sponge or sponge larva having incurrent canals that lead directly to the paragaster — compare leucon sycon

asconoid

\ˈaskəˌnȯid\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of ascon

New Latin, from Greek askos wineskin


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ascon

noun as·con \ȧskōⁿ\

Definition of ascon

plural

-s

  1. :  a Haitian voodoo fetish made of a gourd entwined with snake vertebrae and beads and shaken to summon the gods

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Origin and Etymology of ascon

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