\tˈe͡ɪstfə͡lnəs], \tˈeɪstfəlnəs], \t_ˈeɪ_s_t_f_əl_n_ə_s]\
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By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
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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 GlobigerinidÃ¦, pelagic family foraminifers.