Definition of vitrina
1 capitalized : a genus of land snails (order Pulmonata) having a very thin translucent spiral shell with a large aperture
2 plural -s : vitreous humor
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Origin and Etymology of vitrina
New Latin, from Latin vitrum glass + New Latin -ina
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