pelecypod

noun
pe·​lec·​y·​pod | \ pə-ˈle-sə-ˌpäd How to pronounce pelecypod (audio) \

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First Known Use of pelecypod

1875, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pelecypod

New Latin Pelecypoda, group name, from Greek pelekys ax (akin to Sanskrit paraśu ax) + pod-, pous foot — more at foot

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