[e-che-ver-ree-ah] /ˌɛ tʃɛ vɛrˈri ɑ/
[es-te-vahn] /ɛsˈtɛ vɑn/ (Show IPA), 1805–51, Argentine poet.
[ih-kid-nuh] /ɪˈkɪd nə/ noun 1. Also called spiny anteater. any of several insectivorous monotremes of the genera Tachyglossus, of Australia, Tasmania, and New Guinea, and Zaglossus, of New Guinea, that have claws and a slender snout and are covered with coarse hair and long spines. /ɪˈkɪdnə/ noun (pl) -nas, -nae (-niː) 1. any of the […]
1. a combining form meaning “prickly; spiny,” used in the formation of compound words: echinulate. 2. a combining form representing in compound words: echinoid. combining form 1. indicating spiny or prickly: echinoderm echino- or echin- pref. Spiny: echinococcosis.
[ek-uh-ney-shuh, -see-uh] /ˌɛk əˈneɪ ʃə, -si ə/ noun 1. any of several coneflowers of the genus Echinacea whose leaves, roots, and other parts are used in herbal medicine to promote wound healing and enhance the immune system. /ˌɛkɪˈneɪʃɪə/ noun 1. Also called purple coneflower. either of the two N American plants of the genus Echinacea, […]
[ih-kahy-neyt, -nit, ek-uh-neyt, -nit] /ɪˈkaɪ neɪt, -nɪt, ˈɛk əˌneɪt, -nɪt/ adjective 1. bristly; prickly. /ˈɛkɪˌneɪt/ adjective 1. (biology) covered with spines, bristles, or bristle-like outgrowths