crystalline style

noun

variants or crystalline stylet
: a long cylindrical or tapered translucent gelatinous rod in the digestive tract of many bivalve mollusks

Word History

First Known Use

1827, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of crystalline style was in 1827

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“Crystalline style.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crystalline%20style. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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