Definition of Acorn Barnacle in English :

Define Acorn Barnacle in English

Acorn Barnacle meaning in English

Meaning of Acorn Barnacle in English

Pronunciation of Acorn Barnacle in English

Acorn Barnacle pronunciation in English

Pronounce Acorn Barnacle in English

Acorn Barnacle

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Noun

1. acorn barnacle, balanus balanoides, rock barnacle

barnacle that attaches to rocks especially in intertidal zones

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Acorn Barnacle

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noun
any of various barnacles, such as Balanus balanoides, that live attached to rocks and have a volcano-shaped shell from the top of which protrude feathery food-catching appendages (cirri)

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Acorn Barnacle

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any of a genus (Balanus) of stalkless barnacles that resemble acorns

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Acorn Barnacle

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n.
Any of various barnacles having a conical shell that is directly attached to rocks or other hard surfaces.

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