Pinnothere

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pinnothere (Zoöl) A crab of the genus pinnotheres. See Oyster crab, under Oyster.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pinnothere A crab of the genus Pinnotheres; a pea-crab.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. a pinna + an animal

Usage

In literature:

But I was going to show you this little pea-crab, Pinnotheres.
"Digby Heathcote" by W.H.G. Kingston
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