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sea lily

noun
1.
a stalked, sessile crinoid.
Origin of sea lily
1875-1880
1875-80
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British Dictionary definitions for sea lily

sea lily

noun
1.
any of various sessile echinoderms, esp of the genus Ptilocrinus, in which the body consists of a long stalk attached to a hard surface and bearing a central disc with delicate radiating arms: class Crinoidea (crinoids)
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