noun, plural cyc·la·des [sik-luh-deez] /ˈsɪk ləˌdiz/.
Origin of cyclas
Definition for cyclas (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for cyclas
In its hinder part a provisional paired byssus-gland is developed from the epidermis in Cyclas and other forms.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
With patience and a little skill, bivalves as small as Cyclas cornea may be treated in this way.
A genus composed of Cyclas amnica, and other similar species.A Conchological Manual|George Brettingham Sowerby
He wore also a dress which in different times was variously designated as a surcoat, a cyclas, or a tabard.The History of Chivalry, Volume I (of 2)|Charles Mills
We found here Unios of a fine pink and purple colour inside the valves, and a new species of Cyclas with longitudinal ribs.Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia|Ludwig Leichhardt