Cy"pris (s?"pr?s), n.; pl. Cyprides (sp"r-dz). [L. Cypris, the Cyprian goddess Venus, Gr. . See Cyprian.] Zool.

A genus of small, bivalve, fresbater Crustacea, belonging to the Ostracoda; also, a member of this genus.

 

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