AMORPHOZOA

\ɐmˌɔːfəzˈə͡ʊə], \ɐmˌɔːfəzˈə‍ʊə], \ɐ_m_ˌɔː_f_ə_z_ˈəʊ_ə]\
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1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.

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globigerina

  • A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface sea. Their dead shells, falling to bottom, make up large part soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. Foraminifera. glob-i-je-r[=i]'na, n. a genus typical of Globigerinidæ, pelagic family foraminifers.
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