sericterium

noun
ser·​ic·​te·​ri·​um | \ ˌse(ˌ)rikˈtirēəm \
plural sericteria\ -​ēə \

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First Known Use of sericterium

1826, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sericterium

New Latin, from Greek sērikon silk, from neuter of sērikos silken

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“Sericterium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sericterium. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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