from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of discoidal jelly-fishes, of the family Aureliidæ, with large oral arms with branched vessels and two marginal tentacles. D. lobata of the Adriatic is an example.


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  • For the evolutionary biologist in your life, might I suggest sending a card featuring a yule discomedusa with a copy of, naturally,

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