vitrina

noun

vi·​tri·​na
və̇‧ˈtrīnə,
-rēnə
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

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Latin vitrum glass + New Latin -ina

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“Vitrina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vitrina. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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