Hydrophyllia
Hydrophyllium Hy`dro*phyl"li*um, n.; pl. L. {Hydrophyllia}, E. {Hydrophylliums}. [NL., fr. Gr. "y`dwr water + ? a leaf.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the flat, leaflike, protective zooids, covering other zooids of certain Siphonophora. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hydrophyllium — Hy dro*phyl li*um, n.; pl. L. {Hydrophyllia}, E. {Hydrophylliums}. [NL., fr. Gr. y dwr water + ? a leaf.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the flat, leaflike, protective zooids, covering other zooids of certain Siphonophora. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hydrophylliums — Hydrophyllium Hy dro*phyl li*um, n.; pl. L. {Hydrophyllia}, E. {Hydrophylliums}. [NL., fr. Gr. y dwr water + ? a leaf.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the flat, leaflike, protective zooids, covering other zooids of certain Siphonophora. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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