Eurypteroid

Eu*ryp"ter*oid

(?), a. [Eurypterus + -oid.] (Paleon.) Like, or pertaining to, the genus Euryperus.
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Eu*ryp`te*roi"de*a

(?), n. pl. [NL. See Eurypteroid.] (Paleont.) An extinct order of Merostomata, of which the genus Eurypterus is the type. They are found only in Paleozoic rocks.
[Written also Eurypterida.]

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Eu*ryp"te*rus

(?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. broad + a wing.] (Paleon.) A genus of extinct Merostomata, found in Silurian rocks. Some of the species are more than three feet long.
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