Having sharp thorns or spikes

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • oxyacanthous — etc.: see oxy 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • oxyacanthous —   a. with sharp thorns.    ♦ oxyaesthesia, n. extreme acuteness of sensation.    ♦ oxyaphia, n. sensitivity of touch sense.    ♦ oxyblepsia, n. keen sightedness.    ♦ oxygeusia, n. extreme sensitivity of taste sense …   Dictionary of difficult words

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