phy·​so·​pod | \ˈfīsəˌpäd\
variants: or physopodan \(ˈ)fī¦säpədən \

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History and Etymology for physopod

physopod from New Latin Physopoda; physopodan from New Latin Physopoda + English -an

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the figure or shape of a crescent moon

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