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Meaning of PTENOGLOSSA

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pte`no*glos"sa\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr.? feathered +
? tongue.] (Zo["o]l.)
A division of gastropod mollusks having the teeth of the
radula arranged in long transverse rows, somewhat like the
barbs of a feather.

 

 

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