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\kˈɒnfɪskətəɹˌi], \kˈɒnfɪskətəɹˌi], \k_ˈɒ_n_f_ɪ_s_k_ə_t_ə_ɹ_ˌi]\
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2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
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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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