ceras

noun cer·as \ˈserəs, ˈk-\

Definition of ceras

plural

cerata

\-rətə\
  1. :  one of the often brightly colored and branching integumentary papillae that serve as gills and occur on the backs of nudibranchs and certain related mollusks

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Origin and Etymology of ceras

New Latin, from Greek keras horn


-ceras

noun combining form -cer·as \sərəs\

Definition of -ceras

  1. :  horned one —in generic names of plants and animals Cyrtoceras Dinoceras

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Origin and Etymology of -ceras

New Latin, from Greek keras


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