pentacrinoid

noun
pen·​tac·​ri·​noid | \ -ˌnȯid \
plural -s

Definition of pentacrinoid

: a larval form of some crinoids (as members of the genus Antedon) resembling crinoids of the genus Pentacrinus

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History and Etymology for pentacrinoid

New Latin Pentacrinus + English -oid

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“Pentacrinoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pentacrinoid. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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