Definition of Aequorea
: a cosmopolitan genus (the type of the family Aequoridae) of brilliantly luminescent hydrozoan jellyfish of moderate size
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Origin and Etymology of aequorea
New Latin, from Latin, feminine of aequoreus of the sea, from aequor sea, even surface, from aequus even, equal
First Known Use: 1849See Words from the same year
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