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scaphopod

[skaf-uh-pod] /ˈskæf əˌpɒd/
noun
1.
any mollusk of the class Scaphopoda, comprising the tooth shells.
adjective
2.
Also, scaphopodous
[skuh-fop-uh-duh s] /skəˈfɒp ə dəs/ (Show IPA)
. belonging or pertaining to the Scaphopoda.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; < New Latin Scaphopoda. See scapho-, -pod
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scaphopod

/ˈskæfəˌpɒd/
noun
1.
any marine mollusc of the class Scaphopoda, which includes the tusk (or tooth) shells
Word Origin
C20: from New Latin, from Greek skaphē boat + -pod
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