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In two separate studies published in the journal Toxins, researchers looked at treatments for both the box jellyfish (some species of which can be fatal in severe cases) and the Portuguese man-of-war.
The box jellyfish grazed my thigh first, before wrapping itself around Sean’s legs below me.
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Origin and Etymology of box jellyfish
First Known Use: 1971See Words from the same year
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