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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The coral or skeleton of a zoophyte, whether calcareous or horny, simple or compound.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The coral or skeleton of a zo√∂phyte, whether calcareous of horny, simple or compound. See coral.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Coral; a coral; the skeleton of a coral polypidom; the calcified tissue of the coralligenous actinozoans.

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