cnidopod


cnidopod
n. [Gr. knide, nettle; pous, foot]
(CNIDARIA)
The basal portion of a nematocyst.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • cnidopod — cni·do·pod …   English syllables

  • cnidopod — ˌpäd noun ( s) Etymology: cnid + pod : the stalklike base of a nematocyst …   Useful english dictionary


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