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- n. cnidarian
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. A comprehensive group equivalent to the true Cœlenterata, i. e., exclusive of the sponges. They are so named from presence of stinging cells (cnidae) in the tissues. See coelenterata.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Those Cœlentera which have thread-cells or cnidœ; the Cœlenterata, with the exception of the sponges. See Cœlentera.
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- n. hydras; polyps; jellyfishes; sea anemones; corals
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