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sea urchin

  

      n   any echinoderm of the class Echinoidea, such as Echinus esculentus (edible sea urchin), typically having a globular body enclosed in a rigid spiny test and occurring in shallow marine waters  
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urchin  
      n  
1    a mischievous roguish child, esp. one who is young, small, or raggedly dressed  
2       See       sea urchin       heart urchin  
3       an archaic or dialect name for a       hedgehog  
4    either of the two cylinders in a carding machine that are covered with carding cloth  
5    Obsolete   an elf or sprite  
     (C13: urchon, from Old French heriçon, from Latin ericius hedgehog, from er, related to Greek kher hedgehog)  


heart urchin  
      n   any echinoderm of the genus Echinocardium, having a heart-shaped body enclosed in a rigid spiny test: class Echinoidea (sea urchins)  
sea urchin  
      n   any echinoderm of the class Echinoidea, such as Echinus esculentus (edible sea urchin), typically having a globular body enclosed in a rigid spiny test and occurring in shallow marine waters  

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urchin

  
  
brat, gamin, guttersnipe, mudlark     (slang)   ragamuffin, street Arab     (offensive)   waif, young rogue  

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heart urchin, URC, Urumchi, unchain

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n.
A seagrass species that is endemic to the Mediterranean Sea. Also called Neptune grass.
[Bot.] Latin: Posidonia oceanica. Another species (Posidonia australis) is endemic to Australia.
adj.
adj 1 able to live both on land and in the water, as frogs, toads, etc. 2 designed for operation on or from both water and land 3 relating to military forces and equipment organized for operations launched from the sea against an enemy shore 4 having a dual or mixed nature
n.
renewable energy obtainable on coasts based on the sea or ocean low and high tides
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