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Meaning of ANAPTYCHUS

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\An*ap"ty*chus\, n.; pl. {Anaptichi}. [NL., fr. Gr. ?
unfolding; ? back + ? to fold.] (Paleon.)
One of a pair of shelly plates found in some cephalopods, as
the ammonites.

 

 

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