Medical Dictionary


noun si·pho·no·phore
\sī-ˈfän-ə-ˌfō(ə)r, ˈsī-fə-nə-, -ˌf(ə)r\

Definition of SIPHONOPHORE

:  any of an order (Siphonophora) of compound free-swimming or floating pelagic hydrozoans—see portuguese man-of-war
March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears