noun Eu·ni·ce \yüˈnī(ˌ)sē\

Definition of Eunice

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Eunicidae) of marine polychaete worms with complex chitinous jaws including the palolo worm and related forms


\yüˈnīsēən, -nis-\ adjective or noun


\-sə̇d\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of eunice

New Latin, from the name Eunice

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a brief usually trivial fact

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