plural noun

: an order or suborder of Scyphozoa with a 4-sided cup-shaped umbrella and four perradial tentaculocysts
adjective or noun

Word History


New Latin, from cub- + Medusae

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“Cubomedusae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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