ter·e·brat·u·la | \ˌterəˈbrachələ\

Definition of terebratula 

1 capitalized : a genus of articulate brachiopods with arms borne by a calcareous loop and a short peduncle projecting through the shell that is type of a family Terebratulidae

2 plural terebratulas\-ləz\ or terebratulae\-ˌlē\ : a brachiopod of the genus Terebratula : lamp shell

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Other Words from terebratula

terebratular \¦⸗⸗¦⸗⸗lə(r) \ adjective
terebratuline \-ˌlīn, -lə̇n \ adjective

History and Etymology for terebratula

New Latin, from Latin terebratus + -ula

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