discolith definition

  • noun:
    • some sort of coccolith with an oval discoidal human anatomy, a thick highly refracting rim and a thinner central part.
    • One of a species of coccoliths, having an oval discoidal human body, with a thick strongly refracting rim, and a thinner main portion. One of those steps about 1/50000 of an inch with its longest diameter.
    • A calcareous body with an organic framework found embedded in bathybius.
    • A disk-shaped coccolith convex on one part and concave on the other side.
    • A kind of coccolith with an oval discoidal body, a thick highly refracting rim and a thinner main portion.
    • a type of coccolith with an oval discoidal human body, a thick strongly refracting rim and a thinner central section.
    • certainly one of a species of coccoliths, having an oval discoidal human body, with a thick strongly refracting rim, and a thinner main portion. One of these measures about 1/50000 of an inch with its longest diameter.
    • One of a species of coccoliths, having an oval discoidal body, with a thick strongly refracting rim, and a thinner main portion. One measures about 1/50000 of an inch with its longest diameter.
    • A calcareous human anatomy with an organic structure discovered embedded in bathybius.
    • A calcareous human anatomy with a natural construction found embedded in bathybius.
    • A disk-shaped coccolith convex on one part and concave on the other.
    • A disk-shaped coccolith convex on one side and concave on the other side.
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