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ctenophore definition

  • noun:
    • any one of various marine animals associated with phylum Ctenophora, having clear, gelatinous figures bearing eight rows of comblike cilia employed for swimming. Also called brush jelly.
    • Any of various marine pets associated with phylum Ctenophora, having lucent, mucilaginous systems bearing eight rows of comblike cilia employed for swimming.
    • one of several Ctenophora.
    • the eight fringed or ciliated comb-bearing locomotive organs particular on Ctenophora.
    • A member of this class Ctenophora; a ctenophoran.
    • biradially shaped hermaphroditic individual marine animals resembling jellyfishes having for locomotion eight rows of cilia organized like teeth in a comb
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