actiniarian
actiniarian actiniarian n. 1. any sea anemone or related animal.

Syn: actinia, actinian [WordNet 1.5]


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  • actiniarian — noun any sea anemone or related animal • Syn: ↑actinia, ↑actinian • Hypernyms: ↑sea anemone, ↑anemone • Member Holonyms: ↑Actiniaria, ↑order Actiniaria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • actinian — n. 1. any sea anemone or related animal. Syn: actinia, actiniarian [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Actinaria — noun sea anemones • Syn: ↑Actiniaria, ↑order Actiniaria, ↑order Actinaria • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthozoa, ↑class Anthozoa, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • actinian — noun any sea anemone or related animal • Syn: ↑actinia, ↑actiniarian • Hypernyms: ↑sea anemone, ↑anemone • Member Holonyms: ↑Actiniaria, ↑order Actiniaria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Actiniaria — noun sea anemones • Syn: ↑order Actiniaria, ↑Actinaria, ↑order Actinaria • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthozoa, ↑class Anthozoa, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Actinaria — noun sea anemones • Syn: ↑Actiniaria, ↑order Actiniaria, ↑Actinaria • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthozoa, ↑class Anthozoa, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Actiniaria — noun sea anemones • Syn: ↑Actiniaria, ↑Actinaria, ↑order Actinaria • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthozoa, ↑class Anthozoa, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sea anemone — noun marine polyps that resemble flowers but have oral rings of tentacles; differ from corals in forming no hard skeleton • Syn: ↑anemone • Hypernyms: ↑anthozoan, ↑actinozoan • Hyponyms: ↑actinia, ↑actinian, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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