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holothurian

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noun ho·lo·thu·ri·an \-ˈthu̇r-ē-ən, -ˈthyu̇r-\

Definition of holothurian

holothurian adjective


Origin of holothurian

ultimately from Greek holothourion water polyp


First Known Use: circa 1842

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