cnidarian

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noun cni·dar·i·an \nī-ˈder-ē-ən\

Definition of cnidarian

cnidarian

adjective

Origin and Etymology of cnidarian

ultimately from New Latin cnida nematocyst, from Greek knidē nettle


First Known Use: circa 1909


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cnidarian

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noun cni·dar·i·an \-ē-ən\

Medical Definition of cnidarian

cnidarian

adjective

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