Encrinus

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Encrinus (Paleon) A genus of fossil encrinoidea, from the Mesozoic rocks.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n encrinus The name-giving genus of crinoids of the family Encrinidæ, formerly of wide extent, but now restricted to a few closely related species. Also Encrinites.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. See Encrinite