adjective or noun see medusa

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  • medusan — [mə do͞osən, mə do͞o′zən, mə dyo͞o′sən, mə dyo͞o′zən] adj. of a medusa, or jellyfish: also medusal n. a medusa, or jellyfish …   English World dictionary

  • medusan — /meuh dooh seuhn, zeuhn, dyooh /, adj. 1. pertaining to a medusa or jellyfish. n. 2. a medusa or jellyfish. [1840 50; MEDUS(A) + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • medusan — me·du·san …   English syllables

  • medusan — me•du•san [[t]məˈdu sən, zən, ˈdyu [/t]] adj. 1) ivt pertaining to a medusa or jellyfish 2) ivt a medusa or jellyfish • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • medusan — /məˈdjusən/ (say muh dyoohsuhn) adjective 1. relating to a medusa or jellyfish. –noun 2. a medusa or jellyfish …   Australian English dictionary

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