orchestian


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Orchestian \Or*ches"tian\, n. [From Gr. ? a dancer. See
   Orchestra.] (Zool.)
   Any species of amphipod crustacean of the genus Orchestia,
   or family Orchestidae. See Beach flea, under Beach.
   [1913 Webster]
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