linguloid

adjective (1)
lin·​gu·​loid | \ ˈliŋgyəˌlȯid \

Definition of linguloid

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: like or like that of a brachiopod of the genus Lingula

linguloid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of linguloid (Entry 2 of 3)

: a brachiopod resembling or related to those of the genus Lingula

linguloid

adjective (2)
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Definition of linguloid (Entry 3 of 3)

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History and Etymology for linguloid

Adjective (1)

New Latin Lingula + English -oid

Adjective (2)

New Latin lingula + English -oid

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“Linguloid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/linguloid. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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