Cirri
Cirri \Cir"ri\, n. pl. See {Cirrus}. [1913 Webster]

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  • CIRRI — apud Iuvenal. Sat. 13. v. 165. Caerula quis stupuit Germani lumina, flavam Caesariem, et madidô torquentem cornua cirrô? Et Tertullian. de Virgin. vel. Debebunt et ipsi aliqua insignia sibi defendere, aut pennas Garamantum, aut stropulos… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • cirri — [sir′ī΄] n. pl. of CIRRUS (sense 1) …   English World dictionary

  • Cirri — Cirrus Cir rus, n.; pl. {Cirri}. [L., lock, curl, ringlet.] [Also written {cirrhus}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Bot.) A tendril or clasper. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A soft tactile appendage of the mantle of many Mollusca, and of the parapodia of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cirri — * For the famous Italian cellist, see: Giovanni Battista Cirri * For other meanings of Cirri as a plural of Cirrus, see: Cirrus …   Wikipedia

  • cirri — Feathery thoracopods used for suspension feeding in many barnacle groups [Brusca and Brusca, 2002]. Long, feathery biramous thoracopods of sessile thoracican barnacles [Brusca and Brusca, 2002]. (Subclass Cirripedia): ( ) [Anderson, 1980]. Lepas… …   Crustacea glossary

  • çırrı — (Qazax) 1. kök, yağlı. – Yox, arıx döylü, çırrı heyvandı 2. məc. varlı, dövlətli. – Meyti kişi çırrıdı, istəsə yaxşı toy eliyə bilər oğluna …   Azərbaycan dilinin dialektoloji lüğəti

  • cirri — plural of cirrus …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cirri — pl. of cirrus …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • cirri — (= cirrus (singular ) Large motor organelles of hypotrich ciliates: formed from fused cilia …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • cirri — /sir uy/, n. Bot., Zool. a pl. of cirrus. * * * …   Universalium

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