actinocrinite

noun ac·ti·no·cri·nite \ˌak-tə-(ˌ)nō-ˈkrī-ˌnīt\

Definition of actinocrinite

plural

-s

  1. :  a fossil crinoid of Actinocrinus or a related genus

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Origin and Etymology of actinocrinite

probably from French, from New Latin Actinocrinus + French -ite


First Known Use: 1839


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