plural noun Cor·al·lig·e·na \-ˈlijənə\

Definition of Coralligena

  1. :  a formerly recognized group more or less equivalent to Anthozoa and comprising coral-forming coelenterates

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Origin and Etymology of coralligena

New Latin, from corall- + -gena (neuter plural of -genus -genous)

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capable of being understood in two ways

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