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Definition of Acantha

Acantha
Acantha A*can"tha, n. [Gr. ? thorn, fr. ? point. See Acute.] 1. (Bot.) A prickle. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A spine or prickly fin. 3. (Anat.) The vertebral column; the spinous process of a vertebra. --Dunglison.

Meaning of Acantha from wikipedia

- Acantha (Ancient Gr****: Ἀκάνθα, English translation: "thorny"[citation needed]) is often claimed to be a minor character in Gr**** mythology whose metamorphosis...
- War, Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War. She also pla**** Senator Acantha in Wonder Woman and the Wicked Witch of the East in the NBC television...
- Geitoneura acantha, the ringed xenica or eastern ringed xenica, is a species of butterfly belonging to the family Nymphalidae. The species was first described...
- Orpecovalva acantha is a moth of the Autostichidae family. It is found on Sardinia. Fauna Europaea...
- Ceratina acantha, the prickly ceratina, is a species of carpenter bee in the family Apidae. It is found in Central America and North America. "Ceratina...
- Munida acantha is a species of squat lobster in the family Munididae. The species name is derived from the Gr**** acantha, meaning "spine", referring to...
- rarely acanthuses in English, or acanthi in Latin), its feminine form acantha (plural: acanthae), the Latinised form of the ancient Gr**** word acanthos...
- Gasteracantha derives from the Gr**** words γαστήρ (gaster, "belly") and ἄκανθα (acantha, "thorn"), while the specific epithet cancriformis derives from the Latin...
- Acanthocyte (from the Gr**** word ἄκανθα acantha, meaning 'thorn'), in biology and medicine, refers to a form of red blood cell that has a spiked cell...
- vessels used in Egypt for the transport of merchandise are made of the Acantha (Thorn), a tree which in its growth is very like the Cyrenaic lotus, and...
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