Rotella

Rotella

Ro*tel"la\, n. [NL., dim. of rota wheel; cf. LL. rotella a little whell.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small, polished, brightcolored gastropods of the genus Rotella, native of tropical seas.
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