Definition of taxocrinid in English:

taxocrinid

Pronunciation /ˌtaksə(ʊ)ˈkrʌɪnɪd/

noun

  • A flexible crinoid of the extinct Palaeozoic family Taxocrinidae.

adjective

  • Of or relating to taxocrinids.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Geological Magazine. From scientific Latin Taxocrinus, genus name + -id, after Taxocrinidae, family name.