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The meaning of Foraminifera

ˌfɒrəˈmɪnɪfə

Foraminifera – definition

noun

A single-celled planktonic animal with a perforated chalky shell through which slender protrusions of protoplasm extend. most kinds are marine, and when they die thick ocean-floor sediments are formed from their shells.

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Word origin

mid 19th century: from Latin foramen, foramin- (see foramen) + -fer ‘bearing’ (from ferre ‘to bear’).

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