Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Shaped like a thorn or spine.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Spiny; spinous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective shaped like a spine or thorn.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having the shape of a spine or thorn

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective shaped like a spine or thorn

Etymologies

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acanth (“thorn”) +‎ -oid (“resembling”)

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