heterostracan

adjective
het·​er·​os·​tra·​can

Definition of heterostracan

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Heterostraci

heterostracan

noun
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plural -s

Definition of heterostracan (Entry 2 of 2)

: an animal or fossil of the order Heterostraci

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History and Etymology for heterostracan

Adjective

New Latin Heterostraci + English -an

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“Heterostracan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heterostracan. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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