holothurian definition

  • noun:
    • some of different echinoderms associated with the class Holothuroidea, which includes the sea cucumbers.
    • water cucumber (of this class Holothuroidea)
    • among the Holothurioidea; a sea-cucumber, sea-slug, trepang, or bĂȘche-de-mer.
    • echinoderm having a flexible sausage-shaped human anatomy, tentacles surrounding the mouth and pipe legs; free-living dirt feeders
  • adjective:
    • from the Holothurioidea.
  • others:
    • related to or obtaining the characters of this Holothurioidea.

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