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Mollusca

[ muh-luhs-kuh ]
/ məˈlʌs kə /
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noun
the phylum comprising the mollusks.
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Origin of Mollusca

1790–1800; <New Latin, neuter plural of Latin molluscus soft; akin to mollis soft
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