gyroceracone

noun

gy·​roc·​era·​cone
jīˈräsərə + ˌ-
: a nautiloid shell coiling like that of members of the genus Gyroceras
gyroceraconic
⸗¦⸗⸗⸗ +
adjective

Word History

Etymology

New Latin Gyroceras + English cone

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“Gyroceracone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gyroceracone. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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