What is another word for acanthoid?

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[ ɐkˈanθɔ͡ɪd], [ ɐkˈanθɔ‍ɪd], [ ɐ_k_ˈa_n_θ_ɔɪ_d]

Acanthoid is an adjective used to describe something that resembles or has the characteristics of thorns or spines. Synonyms for acanthoid include prickly, thorny, spiky, barbed, and spiny. All of these words can describe something that is sharp, pointed, and potentially painful to touch. Other synonyms for acanthoid include bristly, jagged, serrated, hooked, and pointed. These words can be used to describe objects or surfaces that have a rough or uneven texture, often with protruding edges or points. Acanthoid is also sometimes used to describe certain types of biological structures, such as the spines on a fish or the leaves of a plant.

Related words: acanthoid fish, acanthoid genus

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    How to use "Acanthoid" in context?

    Acanthoid is a medical condition that affects the skin and nails. People with acanthoid usually have smooth, bumpy skin that is easily irritated. The bumps are particularly common on the hands and feet, but can also be found on the face, neck, and chest. Acanthoid is most commonly caused by a glucose deficiency, but can also be caused by other diseases or conditions. The bumps on the skin may even cause infections. The nails may become hard, brittle, and misshapen.

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