turriliticone

noun
tur·​ri·​lit·​i·​cone | \ ˌtərəˈlitəˌkōn \
plural -s

Definition of turriliticone

: an ammonite asymmetrically coiled like a gastropod with a high spire

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History and Etymology for turriliticone

turrilite + -i- + cone

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“Turriliticone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turriliticone. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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