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cumacean

noun
  1. any small malacostracan marine crustacean of the Cumacea family, mostly dwelling on the sea bed but sometimes found among the plankton
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Cumacea
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Word Origin

C19: from New Latin cuma, from Greek kuma (see cyma) + -ean
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