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Definition of "glaucus" [‖Glau•cus]

  • A genus Glaucus of nudibranchiate mollusks, found in the warmer latitudes, swimming in the open sea. These mollusks are beautifully colored with blue and silvery white. (noun)
  • Citrus glauca, the desert lime, a thorny shrub species endemic to semi-arid regions of Australia. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "glaucus" in a sentence
  • "UGLY blue slugs called glaucus that like to eat bluebottles are turning up in their hundreds on Gold Coast beaches blown in by northeasterlies."
  • "[1612] Narrated by AElian (Anim i. 16) of the "glaucus," a fish apparently unknown."
  • "Phoebe zhenan (V), Litsea elongata, oak Quercus glaucus, Elaeocarpus spp. and maples Acer spp."
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