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Definition of sea hedgehog
Sea hedgehog Sea" hedge"hog` (Zo["o]l.)
A sea urchin.
sea hedgehogGlobefish Globe"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A plectognath fish of the genera Diodon, Tetrodon, and
allied genera. The globefishes can suck in water or air and
distend the body to a more or less globular form. Called also
porcupine fish, and sea hedgehog. See Diodon. Sea hedgehogHedgehog Hedge"hog`, n.
1. (Zo["o]l.) A small European insectivore (Erinaceus
Europ[ae]us), and other allied species of Asia and
Africa, having the hair on the upper part of its body
mixed with prickles or spines. It is able to roll itself
into a ball so as to present the spines outwardly in every
direction. It is nocturnal in its habits, feeding chiefly
2. (Zo["o]l.) The Canadian porcupine.[U.S]
3. (Bot.) A species of Medicago (M. intertexta), the pods
of which are armed with short spines; -- popularly so
4. A form of dredging machine. --Knight.
Hedgehog caterpillar (Zo["o]l.), the hairy larv[ae] of
several species of bombycid moths, as of the Isabella
moth. It curls up like a hedgehog when disturbed. See
Woolly bear, and Isabella moth.
Hedgehog fish (Zo["o]l.), any spinose plectognath fish,
esp. of the genus Diodon; the porcupine fish.
Hedgehog grass (Bot.), a grass with spiny involucres,
growing on sandy shores; burgrass (Cenchrus
Hedgehog rat (Zo["o]l.), one of several West Indian
rodents, allied to the porcupines, but with ratlike tails,
and few quills, or only stiff bristles. The hedgehog rats
belong to Capromys, Plagiodon, and allied genera.
Hedgehog shell (Zo["o]l.), any spinose, marine, univalve
shell of the genus Murex.
Hedgehog thistle (Bot.), a plant of the Cactus family,
globular in form, and covered with spines
Sea hedgehog. See Diodon.
Meaning of sea hedgehog from wikipedia
- hedgehog, which
resemble; they have archaically
been called sea hedgehogs
. The name is derived
from Old French
herichun, from Latin
of all larva forms
of the Eleutherozoa, to which
the sea-stars, sea
, sea-rollers and sand stars
belong. The Dipleurula
is a bilaterally...
- The hedgehog
flea (Archaeopsylla erinacei) is a flea species
which, as indicated
by its common
name, is an external parasite specifically adapted
is a 1993 isometric platform
game by Sega. An arcade
game in the Sonic
series, it follows Sonic
is the Middle English
term for "hedgehog". As such, it is applied
to many things
that take a similar
form to a hedgehog: Street
- Sonic Underground
is an animated series
co-produced by TF1, DiC Entertainment
(which was owned
at the time) and Les Studios
Tex. It is the third...
- This article
is for fictional characters
from the Sonic
the Hedgehog franchise
that appears exclusively
in the animated
90s series Sonic
is a large genus
of cacti native
America, sometimes known
cactus, sea-urchin cactus
lily cactus. One small
- This list of fictional animals contains notable fictional animals
that do not have a separate
list among either
(from the Gr**** word echinos, meaning
'hedgehog' or 'sea urchin'), in human biology
and medicine, refers
to a form of red blood
cell that has...
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