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The meaning of Murex

ˈmjʊərɛks

Murex – definition

noun

A predatory tropical marine mollusc, the shell of which bears spines and forms a long, narrow canal extending downwards from the aperture.

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Word origin

late 16th century: from Latin; perhaps related to Greek muax ‘sea mussel’.

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