Crossaster

noun
Cros·​sas·​ter | \ krȯˈsastə(r) \

Definition of Crossaster

: a widely distributed genus (family Solasteridae) of brightly colored starfishes including the circumpolar rose star (C. papposa)

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History and Etymology for Crossaster

New Latin, from cross- + -aster

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“Crossaster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Crossaster. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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