Ostracod



[os-truh-kod] /ˈɒs trəˌkɒd/

noun
1.
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/ˈɒstrəˌkɒd/
noun
1.
any minute crustacean of the mainly freshwater subclass Ostracoda, in which the body is enclosed in a transparent two-valved carapace

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