Galerite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Galerite (Paleon) A cretaceous fossil sea urchin of the genus Galerites.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n galerite An echinite or fossil sea-urchin of the genus Galerites or family Galeritidæ.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. galerum, a hat, cap: cf. F. galérite,