from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of, pertaining to, or resembling a member of the family Medusidæ.
  • n. A hydrozoan of the family Medusidæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. one of two forms that coelenterates take: it is the free-swimming sexual phase in the life cycle of a coelenterate; in this phase it has a gelatinous umbrella-shaped body and tentacles


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