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actinozoa


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Actinozoa  \Ac"ti*no*zo"a\,  n.  pl  [Gr.  ?,  ?,  ray  +  zw^on 
  animal.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  group  of  C[oe]lenterata,  comprising  the  Anthozoa  and 
  Ctenophora.  The  sea  anemone,  or  actinia,  is  a  familiar 
  example. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Actinozoa 
  n  :  no  alternation  of  generations  the  medusoid  phase  being 
  entirely  suppressed:  sea  anemones;  corals  [syn:  {Anthozoa}, 
  {class  Anthozoa},  {Actinozoa},  {class  Actinozoa}] 




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