acontia definition

  • noun:
    • Threadlike defensive body organs, composed mainly of nettling cells (cnidae), trashed regarding the lips or unique pores of certain Actiniae when irritated.
    • Plural of acontium.
  • noun-plural:
    • Threadlike protective body organs, composed mainly of nettling cells (cnidæ), trashed of this lips or special pores of specific Actiniæ when irritated.
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