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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. An order of marine sponges, containing calcareous spicules. See porifera.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A group of the Porifera or Spongiœ, among which are representatives of the most primitive or fundamental type of poriferal structure; the Chalk-sponges.

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