Lunulite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Lunulite (Paleon) Any bryozoan of the genus Lunulites, having a more or less circular form.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n lunulite A fossil polyzoan of the genus Lunulites.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Lunulite a small circular fossil coral
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Lunule, + -life,: cf. F. lunulithe., See Lunula
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. lunarisluna, the moon—lucēre, to shine.