\ˈɪsɹe͡ɪlˌa͡ɪts], \ˈɪsɹe‍ɪlˌa‍ɪts], \ˈɪ_s_ɹ_eɪ_l_ˌaɪ_t_s]\
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2011 - English Dictionary Database
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2006 - WordNet 3.0
By Princeton University

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  • 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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