aurelia

noun (1)
au·re·lia | \ȯˈrēlyə, -lēə\
plural -s

Definition of aurelia 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a chrysalis especially of a lepidopterous insect

aurelia

noun (2)
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Definition of aurelia (Entry 2 of 2)

1 capitalized : a genus of large jellyfishes often studied as typical of the class Scyphozoa

2 plural -s : a jellyfish of Aurelia or of related genera

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History and Etymology for aurelia

Noun (1)

Italian & New Latin; New Latin, from Italian, from Latin aurum gold

Noun (2)

New Latin, probably from Latin aurum

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