Words nearby crinoid
Origin of crinoid
OTHER WORDS FROM crinoidcri·noi·dal, adjectivenon·cri·noid, adjective
Examples from the Web for crinoid
The clay came into notice late in the 18th century on account of the local abundance of the crinoid Apiocrinus Parkinsoni.
Applied to the cup-shaped body of a Crinoid (Echinodermata).The Ancient Life History of the Earth|Henry Alleyne Nicholson
The cystoid reaches its climax, but there appear now two higher types of echinoderms,—the crinoid and the starfish.
This subkingdom comprises at present such familiar forms as the crinoid, the starfish, and the sea urchin.
Fishes, Mollusca, and Crustacea silently ploughed their way in the depths of the sea, and the immovable Crinoid lived there.The World Before the Deluge|Louis Figuier