Definition of Spiny puffer

1. Noun. Puffers having rigid or erectile spines.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spiny Puffer

spinules
spinulescent
spinulose
spinward
spinworthy
spiny
spiny-finned fish
spiny-headed worm
spiny anteater
spiny anteaters
spiny dogfish
spiny lizard
spiny lobster
spiny lobsters
spiny oyster
spiny puffer (current term)
spiny softshell
spiny softshell turtle
spiny spider crab
spiny spider crabs
spiny talinum
spinyhead
spiodea
spionkopite
spiperone
spir-
spirable
spiracle
spiracles
spiracular

Literary usage of Spiny puffer

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1. Adventure Guide to Jamaica by Paris Permenter, John Bigley (2005)
"spiny puffer fish. The light beige puffer fish (also known as a balloon fish, and one look tells you why) resembles a little puffed-up ball scooting through ..."

2. Antigua, Barbuda, St Kitts and Nevis Alive!by Paris Permenter, John Bigley by Paris Permenter, John Bigley (2001)
"spiny puffer Fish. Like his name suggests, the light beige puffer fish (also known as a balloon fish, and one glance tells you why) looks like a little ..."

3. Antigua, Barbuda, St Kitts and Nevis Alive!by Paris Permenter, John Bigley by Paris Permenter, John Bigley (2001)
"spiny puffer Fish. Like his name suggests, the light beige puffer fish (also known as a balloon fish, and one glance tells you why) looks like a little ..."

4. Antigua, Barbuda, St Kitts and Nevis Alive!by Paris Permenter, John Bigley by Paris Permenter, John Bigley (2001)
"<s> spiny puffer Fish. Like his name suggests, the light beige puffer fish (also known as a balloon fish, and one glance tells you why) looks like a little ..."

5. Caribbean by Barbara Ender-Jones (2001)
"French Antilles Dolls in Creole madras costume; an inflated spiny puffer fish f/w/.v- son-herisson) which can become an off-beat lampshade if large enough; ..."

6. The Elementary Principles of General Biology by James Francis Abbott (1914)
"can withdraw, or like the porcupine or the spiny puffer-fish, an armor that wards off the aggressor. Others, like the hermit crab, which utilizes the ..."

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