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Prickly or spinous. Covered with small spines.
[Mod. L. echinulus, dim. of L. echinus, hedgehog]
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Bearing or covered with spines or bristles; prickly.
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echinatePrickly or covered with spines.
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echinatepossessing spines or bristles.
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