hydranth


hy·dranth

noun \ˈhī-ˌdran(t)th\

Definition of HYDRANTH

:  one of the feeding zooids of a hydroid colony

Origin of HYDRANTH

International Scientific Vocabulary hydr- + Greek anthos flower — more at anthology
First Known Use: 1874

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: hydrarch
Previous Word in the Dictionary: hydrant
All Words Near: hydranth

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up hydranth? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).