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Definition of the noun Ancillina

What does Ancillina mean as a name of something?

Ancillina is a genus of Olividae, described by Bellardi in 1882.

Phrases with Ancillina

  1. Ancillina Apicalis
  2. Ancillina Sumatrana
  3. Species Ancillina Sumatrana
  4. Genus Ancillina

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Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1904)

A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney

Ancillina (an-si-li'né), n. pl. [NL., ( Ancilla + 4mm] A subfamily of mollusks, of the family ()lirirlle, t ificd by the genus Ancilla. The head is concealer , the eyes are absent, the tentacles are rudimentary and the foot is much enlarged ; the shell is ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

See Ancillina'. an £ a. [(L: ancillaris, (ancilla, a maid-servant: see ancille ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

See Ancillina. ancillary £ a. [KI: ancillaris, (ancilla, a maid-servant: see ancille..] Serving as an aid, adjunct, or accessory; subservient; auxiliary; supplementary. The hero sees that the event is ancillary: it must follow him. Emerson, Character.

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Scrabble value of A1N1C3I1L1L1I1N1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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