n pl , -ni
1 (Architect) an ovolo moulding between the shaft and the abacus of a Doric column
2 any of the sea urchins of the genus Echinus, such as E. esculentus (edible sea urchin) of the Mediterranean
(C14: from Latin, from Greek ekhinos)
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