siphonosome

noun
si·​phono·​some | \ sīˈfänəˌsōm, ˈsīfənəˌs- \
plural -s

Definition of siphonosome

: the part of the stock of a siphonophore bearing the nutritive and reproducing zooids

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History and Etymology for siphonosome

siphon- + -some

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“Siphonosome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/siphonosome. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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