plural noun Cras·pe·do·ta

Definition of Craspedota

  1. :  the velate medusae regarded as a natural group more or less equivalent to Hydrozoa



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Origin and Etymology of craspedota

New Latin, irregular from craspedon velum, from Greek kraspedon edge, border, from kras- head + pedon ground; akin to Greek kara head and to Greek pod-, pous foot — more at cerebral, foot

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