plural noun
Spi·​nu·​lo·​sa | \ ˌspīnyəˈlōsə \

Definition of Spinulosa

: a cosmopolitan order of starfishes lacking conspicuous marginal plates and stalked pedicellariae and often occurring at great depths in the sea

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History and Etymology for Spinulosa

New Latin, from spinulosa, neuter plural of spinulosus spinulose

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“Spinulosa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Spinulosa. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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