Cypraea
Cypraea Cy*pr[ae]"a (s?-pr?"?), n. [NL.; cf. Gr. ???? a name of Venus.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of mollusks, including the cowries. See {Cowrie}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cypraea — noun type genus of the family Cypraeidae: the typical cowries • Syn: ↑genus Cypraea • Hypernyms: ↑mollusk genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cypraeidae, ↑family Cypraeidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cypraea — cy·praea …   English syllables

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