Origin of crinoid
OTHER WORDS FROM crinoidcri·noi·dal, adjectivenon·cri·noid, adjective
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The ossicles, or plates which cover the dorsal surface, are free, making the crinoid an animal of innumerable joints.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold
This subkingdom comprises at present such familiar forms as the crinoid, the starfish, and the sea urchin.
The cystoid reaches its climax, but there appear now two higher types of echinoderms,—the crinoid and the starfish.
The clay came into notice late in the 18th century on account of the local abundance of the crinoid Apiocrinus Parkinsoni.
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