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synonyms for brittle star

  • sea spider
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How to use brittle star in a sentence

I had no idea who they were, as the Grand Duke was in morning costume, and had no star or decoration to distinguish him.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
She liked him less than ever, nevertheless wished that he were her brother and the rising star in American politics.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
According to a weekly paper not only is Constance Binney a famous screen star, but she is also a first-class ukelele player.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 158, APRIL 28, 1920VARIOUS
I do not quite agree with the 'Star' as to the Fire-crest not being "very uncommon," though it occasionally occurs.
BIRDS OF GUERNSEY (1879)CECIL SMITH
More like the noise of powdering an iron bar on a nutmeg-grater, suggested Brittle.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
In other cases the nebulous appearance is hardly more than a mist about a tolerably distinct central star.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
That was a coach with a yellow body, and about 1822 its name was altered to that of the “Star of Brunswick.”
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
At this time the leaves are very brittle and unless the cutter is an experienced hand much injury may be done to the leaves.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
In the heads of the animals were stuck eggs, with a black star painted on them to represent the eyes.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
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WORDS RELATED TO BRITTLE STAR

  • brittle star
  • sea spider
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