poriferan definition

  • noun:
    • Any of various members of the phylum Porifera constituting the sponges.
    • Any sponge associated with the phylum Porifera.
    • among the Polifera.
    • A porifer; a sponge.
    • primitive multicellular marine animal whose porous human body is sustained by a fibrous skeletal framework; typically takes place in sessile colonies
  • others:
    • identical to poriferous.

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