sea wasp

noun

Definition of sea wasp

  1. :  any of various cube-shaped scyphozoan jellyfishes (order or suborder Cubomedusae) that sting virulently and sometimes fatally —called also box jellyfish

1910

First Known Use of sea wasp

1910


Medical Dictionary

sea wasp

noun

Medical Definition of sea wasp

  1. :  any of various scyphozoan jellyfishes (order or suborder Cubomedusae) of tropical waters that inflict a painful and sometimes fatal sting—called also box jellyfish


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