hyperstrophic

adjective hy·per·strophic

Definition of hyperstrophic

  1. :  characterized by a coiling of the shell to the left combined with an asymmetric arrangement of the organs like that of an individual of the same or related species with a shell coiled to the right

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Origin and Etymology of hyperstrophic

hyper- + Greek strophos twisted band, cord + English -ic — more at strophe


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