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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In echinoderms, a fasciole; a sort of lesser ambulacrum (having, however, nothing to do with the ambulacral organs proper), consisting of a band of minute close-set tubercles which bear ciliated clubbed spines. Semitæ are characteristic of the spatangoid sea-urchins. See also cut under Spatangoida.

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

  • noun (Zoöl.) A fasciole of a spatangoid sea urchin.

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

  • noun A fasciole of a spatangoid sea urchin.

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Latin, a path.

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