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inoperculate

[in-oh-pur-kyuh-lit, -leyt] /ˌɪn oʊˈpɜr kyə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/
adjective, Zoology, Botany
1.
having no operculum.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; in-3 + operculate
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