turritid

adjective
tur·​ri·​tid | \ ˈtərətə̇d\
variants: or less commonly turrid \ ˈtərə̇d \

Definition of turritid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Turritidae

turritid

noun
\ "\
variants: or less commonly turrid \ " \
plural -s

Definition of turritid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a mollusk of the family Turritidae

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History and Etymology for turritid

Adjective

New Latin Turridae & Turritidae

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