plural noun
Dis·co·medusae | \ ¦diskō+ \

Definition of Discomedusae 

in some classifications

: a large order of Scyphozoa equivalent to the modern orders Rhizostomae and Semaeostomeae, or more broadly, nearly equivalent to Scyphozoa

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Other words from Discomedusae

discomedusan \"+ \ adjective or noun
discomedusoid \"+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for Discomedusae

New Latin, plural, from disc- + medusae, plural of medusa

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