Coccosphere

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Coccosphere (Biol) A small, rounded, marine organism, capable of braking up into coccoliths.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n coccosphere A spheroidal aggregation of coccoliths. See coccolith.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. a grain, seed + E. sphere,