Planoblast
Planoblast Plan"o*blast, n. [Gr. ? to wander + -blast.] (Zo["o]l.) Any free-swimming gonophore of a hydroid; a hydroid medusa. [1913 Webster]

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  • planoblast — (CNIDARIA: Hydrozoa) The free swimming medusa form …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • planoblast — planoblastic, adj. /plan euh blast /, n. Zool. the medusa of a hydroid. [1870 75; PLANO 2 + BLAST] * * * …   Universalium

  • planoblast — plan·o·blast …   English syllables

  • planoblast — …   Useful english dictionary

  • planoblastic — adjective see planoblast …   Useful english dictionary

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