volutoid

adjective
vol·​u·​toid | \ ˈvälyəˌtȯid \

Definition of volutoid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: resembling or related to the Volutidae

volutoid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of volutoid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a volutoid gastropod

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History and Etymology for volutoid

Adjective

New Latin Voluta + English -oid

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“Volutoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/volutoid. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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