Chiropsalmus

noun Chi·rop·sal·mus \ ˌkīˌräpˈsalməs \

Definition of Chiropsalmus

: a genus of Cubomedusae comprising the fire medusae

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Origin and Etymology of chiropsalmus

New Latin, from chir- + Greek psalmos twitching, plucking, string music, psalm, from psallein to pluck, twitch


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