from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. A peculiar early larval stage of certain starfishes, having a bilateral structure, and swimming by means of bands of vibrating cilia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The larva of a starfish: a name given by Leuckart under the erroneous impression that it was a distinct animal. See Bipinnaria.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
From Latin brachiolum, diminutive of brachium arm.
Sorry, no example sentences found.