from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of, pertaining to, or resembling a member of the family Medusidæ.
- n. A hydrozoan of the family Medusidæ.
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- 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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(those who would dare approach the medusan ornament.)