• Definition for "natica"
    • Anybody of various species of marine gastropods belonging…
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  • Sentence for "natica"
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natica definition

  • noun:
    • Anybody of various species of marine gastropods belonging to Natica, Lunatia, Neverita, alongside allied genera (family members Naticidæ.) They burrow underneath the sand, or mud, and drill other shells.
    • The typical genus of Nrticidæ, containing some 200 species, and subdivided into numerous subgenera.
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