actinoid

[ ak-tuh-noid ]
/ ˈæk təˌnɔɪd /

adjective

raylike; radiate.

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Origin of actinoid

First recorded in 1840–50; actin- + -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for actinoid

actinoid
/ (ˈæktɪˌnɔɪd) /

adjective

having a radiate form, as a sea anemone or starfish
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