balanite

noun
bal·​a·​nite | \ ˈbaləˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of balanite

: a fossil balanoid shell

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First Known Use of balanite

circa 1828, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for balanite

balan- + -ite

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The first known use of balanite was circa 1828

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Balanidae

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“Balanite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balanite. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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