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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Animals without a mouth or regular internal organs, as the sponges.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • De Blainville's name of the sponges and their allies: so called from the absence of regular organic structure in their parts. Now only an inexact synonym of Protozoa.


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