What does basket star mean?

basket star in AZ Dictionary

(n) Any of different marine organisms of this course Ophiuroidea, associated with the starfishes and having slender, branching, interlaced hands. Also called container seafood.
(n) Any of a suborder of brittle performers, mainly with many-branched hands, that are now living in deep-sea habitats.
(n) any starfish-like pet associated with the genera Euryale or Astrophyton or Gorgonocephalus having slender complexly branched interlacing hands radiating from a central disk

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  • Hyponym for "basket star"
    • astrophyton muricatum
  • Hypernym for "basket star"
    • echinoderm
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