Discomedusae

plural noun Dis·co·medusae \¦diskō+\

Definition of Discomedusae

in some classifications

  1. :  a large order of Scyphozoa equivalent to the modern orders Rhizostomae and Semaeostomeae, or more broadly, nearly equivalent to Scyphozoa

discomedusan

\"+\ adjective or noun

discomedusoid

\"+\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of discomedusae

New Latin, plural, from disc- + medusae, plural of medusa


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