dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


1 definition found
 for Terebras
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Terebra \Ter"e*bra\, n.; pl. E. Terebras, L. Terebrae. [L.,
     a borer.]
     1. (Zool.) A genus of marine gastropods having a long,
        tapering spire. They belong to the Toxoglossa. Called also
        auger shell.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Zool.) The boring ovipositor of a hymenopterous insect.
        [1913 Webster]

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229