cnidophore

noun
cni·​do·​phore | \ -ˌfō(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of cnidophore

: a structure bearing nematocysts

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Other Words from cnidophore

cnidophorous \ (ˈ)nī¦däfərəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for cnidophore

cnid- + -phore

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“Cnidophore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cnidophore. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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