Chalina

noun Cha·li·na \kəˈlīnə, -ēnə\

Definition of Chalina

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Chalinidae) of sponges that includes the finger sponge and dead-man's-fingers

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Origin and Etymology of chalina

New Latin, modification of Greek chalinos bridle, strap


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