Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as phacella.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) One of the filaments on the inner surface of the gastric cavity of certain jellyfishes.

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  • noun zoology One of the filaments on the inner surface of the gastric cavity of certain jellyfishes.

Etymologies

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New Latin, from Ancient Greek, meaning "bundle of faggots".

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