polypidom definition

  • noun:
    • polyparium
    • A coral, or corallum; also, one of several coral-like framework produced by bryozoans and hydroids.
    • An aggregate of polypites or polypides; a compound polypary, or the dermal system of a colony of individual actinozoans, hydrozoans, or polyzoans; a polyp-stock, or the stem of a colony of zo√∂phytes, containing the cells of the individual polypites or polypides which fabricate it.

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