Acalephoid Ac`ale"phoid, a. [Acaleph + -oid.] (Zo["o]l.) Belonging to or resembling the Acaleph[ae] or jellyfishes. [1913 Webster]

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  • acalephoid — acalephoid, a. Zool. (ækəˈliːfɔɪd) [f. Acalepha + oid repr. Gr. οειδ ής like.] Resembling the Acalepha or jelly fishes. Webster cites Dana, Worcester cites Owen …   Useful english dictionary

  • acalephoid — adjective Belonging to or resembling the Acalephae; or jellyfishes …   Wiktionary

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