from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The common supporting framework of a colony of polyps, especially of coral.
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- n. polyparium
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as polypidom.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- The stock of the Anthozoa and related polyps; a polyp-stock, polypidom, or polyparia; the horny or chitinous outer covering or envelop with which many of the Hydrozoa are furnished.
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