monomya

Monomya

Mo*no"my*a\, Monomyaria \Mon`o*my*a"ri*a\, n.pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? single + ?, ?, muscle.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of lamellibranchs having but one muscle for closing the shell, as the oyster.
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