Semeostoma
Semaeostomata Se*m[ae]`o*stom"a*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ???? a military standard + ???, ???, mouth.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Discophora having large free mouth lobes. It includes {Aurelia}, and {Pelagia}. Called also {Semeostoma}. See Illustr. under {Discophora}, and {Medusa}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • semeostoma — se·me·os·to·ma …   English syllables

  • semeostoma — ˌsēmēˈästəmə Etymology: New Latin, from Greek sēmeia standard, token (from sēma sign) + New Latin stoma synonym of semaeostomeae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Semaeostomata — Se*m[ae] o*stom a*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ???? a military standard + ???, ???, mouth.] (Zo[ o]l.) A division of Discophora having large free mouth lobes. It includes {Aurelia}, and {Pelagia}. Called also {Semeostoma}. See Illustr. under… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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