a.1.(Zool.) Resembling the genus Buccinum, or pertaining to the Buccinidæ, a family of marine univalve shells. See Whelk, and Prosobranchiata.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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miran (Figs 42, 55), but both are very concentrated as in all buccinoid nerve rings (Bailey 1966).