cypraeiform
adj. [L. Cypris, Venus; forma, shape]
Oval, rolled inward from each side.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • cypraeiform — əˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: New Latin Cypraea + English iform : shaped like a cowrie …   Useful english dictionary

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