Actinozoa
Actinozoa Ac"ti*no*zo"a, n. pl. [Gr. ?, ?, ray + zw^on animal.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of C[oe]lenterata, comprising the Anthozoa and Ctenophora. The sea anemone, or actinia, is a familiar example. [1913 Webster]

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  • Actinozoa — noun a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed • Syn: ↑Anthozoa, ↑class Anthozoa, ↑class Actinozoa • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Cnidaria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • class Actinozoa — noun a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed • Syn: ↑Anthozoa, ↑class Anthozoa, ↑Actinozoa • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Cnidaria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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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

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