foraminiferan

noun
fo·​ra·​mi·​nif·​er·​an | \ fə-ˌra-mə-ˈni-f(ə-)rən How to pronounce foraminiferan (audio) ; ˌfȯr-ə-mə-ˈni-, ˌfär- \

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1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Foraminiferan.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foraminiferan. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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