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ophiuroid

noun ophi·u·roid \ˌō-fē-ˈyr-ˌid, ˌä-\

Definition of OPHIUROID

ophiuroid adjective

Origin of OPHIUROID

New Latin Ophiuroidea, group name, from Ophiura, genus name, from Greek ophis + oura tail — more at ass
First Known Use: circa 1879

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