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bar•na•cle



Pronunciation: (bär'nu-kul), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/barnacle.html on line 85 [key]
n.
1. any marine crustacean of the subclass Cirripedia, usually having a calcareous shell, being either stalked (goose barnacle) and attaching itself to ship bottoms and floating timber, or stalkless (rock barnacle or acorn barnacle) and attaching itself to rocks, esp. in the intertidal zone.
2. a person or thing that clings tenaciously.

bar•na•cle



Pronunciation: (bär'nu-kul), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/barnacle.html on line 121 [key]
n.
1. Usually, barnacles. an instrument with two hinged branches for pinching the nose of an unruly horse.
2. barnacles, Brit. Dial.spectacles.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/barnacle.html on line 174 barnacle (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/barnacle.html on line 176 barnacle (Encyclopedia)

 

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