Scaphopodous

scaphopod

[skaf-uh-pod]
noun
1.
any mollusk of the class Scaphopoda, comprising the tooth shells.
adjective
2.
Also, scaphopodous [skuh-fop-uh-duhs] . belonging or pertaining to the Scaphopoda.

Origin:
1910–15; < Neo-Latin Scaphopoda. See scapho-, -pod

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scaphopod (ˈskæfəˌpɒd)
 
n
any marine mollusc of the class Scaphopoda, which includes the tusk (or tooth) shells
 
[C20: from New Latin, from Greek skaphē boat + -pod]

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