Actinophorous Ac`ti*noph"o*rous, a. [Gr. ?, ?, ray + fe`rein to bear.] Having straight projecting spines. [1913 Webster]

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  • actinophorous — ac·ti·noph·o·rous …   English syllables

  • actinophorous — |aktə|näf(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: Greek aktinophoros ray bearing, from aktin actin + phoros phorous : having raylike spines …   Useful english dictionary

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