Definition of Acantha in English :

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Acantha meaning in English

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see synonyms of acantha

1. acantha, spine, spur

any sharply pointed projection

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see synonyms of acantha
a pointed, projecting structure, such as a thorn or prickle

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see synonyms of acantha
n. pl. a·can·thae (-thē)
A sharp spiny part or structure, such as the spinous process of a vertebra.

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