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balanoid

adjective bal·a·noid \ˈbaləˌnȯid\

Definition of balanoid

  1. :  of or relating to the acorn barnacles

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Origin and Etymology of balanoid

Greek balanoeidēs like an acorn, from balan- + -eidēs -oid


First Known Use: circa 1890


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balanoid

noun bal·a·noid \"\

Definition of balanoid

plural

-s

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1843

First Known Use of balanoid

1843


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