crinoid

noun cri·noid \ ˈkrī-ˌnȯid \

Definition of crinoid

: any of a large class (Crinoidea) of echinoderms usually having a somewhat cup-shaped body with five or more feathery arms — compare feather star, sea lily

crinoid

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of crinoid

ultimately from Greek krinon lily


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