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Definition of the noun Caenobita
What does Caenobita mean as a name of something?
Caenobita is a genus of Coenobitidae, described by Owen in 1839.
- synonym: genus Caenobita
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Malacostraca
- order: Decapoda
- family: Coenobitidae
- genus: Coenobita
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
caenobita, « canobium, a convent, monastery, (Gr.
caenobita, a hermit: see cenobite.] ...
Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names
caenobita, Ç canobium, a convent, monastery, ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
caenobita, a hermit: see cenobite.] A genus of hermit-crabs, of the family Paguridae or giving name to the family Cenobitidae. C. rugosa is an example. cenobite, coenobite (sen'o-bit), n. [= F. cénobite = Sp. Pg. It cenobita, ( LL.
by Isaac Kaufman Funk
caenobita, < coenobium, monastery, < Gr. koinobion, < koinos, ...
by Walter W. Skeat
caenobita, a member of a (social); fraternity; used ...
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Scrabble value of C3A1E1N1O1B3I1T1A1
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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