Spongia

noun
Spon·gia | \ˈspənjēə, ˈspän-\

Definition of Spongia 

(Entry 1 of 3)

: a genus of tropical and subtropical sponges that includes various commercially important sponges and is the type of the family Spongiidae

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Definition of spongia (Entry 2 of 3)

: sponge in generic names of sponges Astylospongia

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Definition of -spongia (Entry 3 of 3)

plural of -spongium

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History and Etymology for Spongia

Noun

New Latin, from Latin, sponge

Noun combining form

New Latin, from Latin spongia

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