Definition of Anthoid

1. a. Resembling a flower; flowerlike.



Definition of Anthoid

1. Adjective. Resembling a flower. ¹

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Definition of Anthoid

1. resembling a flower [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anthoid

anthocarp
anthocarpous
anthocauli
anthocyan
anthocyanidin
anthocyanidins
anthocyanin
anthocyanine
anthocyanins
anthocyans
anthodia
anthodium
anthographies
anthography
anthoid (current term)
anthoinite
anthokyan
antholite
antholites
anthological
anthologically
anthologies
anthologise
anthologised
anthologiser
anthologisers
anthologises
anthologising
anthologist

Literary usage of Anthoid

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1. Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special by James Dwight Dana (1866)
"The remaining Mollusks are of a distinct type, namely:— The anthoid Mollusks, many having stems like flowers. 1. ..."

2. A Text-book of Geology: Designed for Schools and Academies by James Dwight Dana (1870)
"81, of the oyster, there is but one large muscular impression (at 2). 2. anthoid Mollusks.—These are of three orders :— 1. Brachiopods: species (figs. ..."

3. Principles of Comparative Physiology by William Benjamin Carpenter (1854)
"In the composite Heli- anthoid Zoophytes, the several polypes, whilst framed on the same general plan with the Actinia, communicate with each other more or ..."

4. Proceedings of the Essex Institute by Essex Institute (1864)
"... of Milne-Edwards, the anthoid Mollusks of Dana, and a portion of the neural division of Huxley. ..."

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