Rhizostomata
Rhizostomata Rhi`zo*stom"a*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ??? a root + ???, ????, a mouth.] (Zo["o]l.) A suborder of Medus[ae] which includes very large species without marginal tentacles, but having large mouth lobes closely united at the edges. See Illust. in Appendix. [1913 Webster]

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  • rhizostomata — rhi·zo·sto·ma·ta …   English syllables

  • rhizostomata — ˌrīzəˈstōməd.ə Etymology: New Latin, from rhiz + stomata synonym of rhizostomae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rhizostome — Rhiz o*stome, n. (Zo[ o]l.) One of the Rhizostomata. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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