Stellerid
Stellerid Stel"ler*id, n. [L. stella a star.] (Zo["o]l.) A starfish. [1913 Webster]

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  • stellerid — Starfish Star fish ( f[i^]sh ), n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of echinoderms belonging to the class Asterioidea, in which the body is star shaped and usually has five rays, though the number of rays varies from five to forty or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stellerid — stellˈerid or stellˈeridan noun (zoology) An old name for starfish (also adjective) • • • Main Entry: ↑stellar …   Useful english dictionary

  • five-finger — Starfish Star fish ( f[i^]sh ), n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of echinoderms belonging to the class Asterioidea, in which the body is star shaped and usually has five rays, though the number of rays varies from five to forty or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sea star — Starfish Star fish ( f[i^]sh ), n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of echinoderms belonging to the class Asterioidea, in which the body is star shaped and usually has five rays, though the number of rays varies from five to forty or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Starfish — Star fish ( f[i^]sh ), n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of echinoderms belonging to the class Asterioidea, in which the body is star shaped and usually has five rays, though the number of rays varies from five to forty or more. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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