buccinoid definition

  • adjective:
    • Resembling the genus Buccinum.
    • Relating to the Buccinidae, a family group of marine univalve shells.
    • Resembling the genus Buccinum, or related to the Buccinidæ, a family of marine univalve shells. See whelk, and prosobranchiata.
  • others:
    • Resembling mollusks for the genus Buccinum; formed like a whelk.
  • noun:
    • A member of household Buccinidæ.

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