Eurypteroid
Eurypteroid Eu*ryp"ter*oid, a. [Eurypterus + -oid.] (Paleon.) Like, or pertaining to, the genus Euryperus. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • eurypteroid — eu·ryp·te·roid …   English syllables

  • eurypteroid — I. yəˈriptəˌrȯid adjective Etymology: New Latin Eurypteroidea : resembling or relating to the Eurypterida II. noun ( s) : one of the Eurypterida * * * eurypˈteroid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eurypterida — Eurypteroidea Eu*ryp te*roi de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Eurypteroid}.] (Paleont.) An extinct order of Merostomata, of which the genus Eurypterus is the type. They are found only in Paleozoic rocks. [Written also {Eurypterida}.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Eurypteroidea — Eu*ryp te*roi de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Eurypteroid}.] (Paleont.) An extinct order of Merostomata, of which the genus Eurypterus is the type. They are found only in Paleozoic rocks. [Written also {Eurypterida}.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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