Haliotoid Ha"li*o*toid` (h[=a]"l[i^]*[-o]*toid` or h[a^]l"[i^]-), a. [Haliotis + -oid.] (Zo["o]l.) Like or pertaining to the genus {Haliotis}; ear-shaped. [1913 Webster]

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  • haliotoid — adj. [Gr. hals, salt, sea; otos, ear; eidos, like] Earshaped …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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