Definition of Coelenterata

1. Noun. Hydras; polyps; jellyfishes; sea anemones; corals.




Definition of Coelenterata

1. Proper noun. (obsolete) Term for a (l en taxonomic) group that encompassed Cnidaria and Ctenophora. ¹

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Medical Definition of Coelenterata

1. One of the major phyla of invertebrates, to which such forms as jellyfish belong. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coelenterata

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Czechoslovakians
Czechoslovaks
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Czenglish
Czerny
Czerny's suture
Czerny-Lembert suture
Czestochowa
Czochralski process
Cœlenterata
Cænozoic
Cæpio
Cæsar
Cæsar salad
Cæsarea
Cæsarean
Cæsarian
Cæsarians
Cæsarism
Cæsars
Côte d'Azur
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Literary usage of Coelenterata

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1. The Cambridge Natural History by Arthur Everett Shipley, Sidney Frederic Harmer (1906)
"CHAPTER XIII Coelenterata (CONTINUE! ... characters in common which distinguish them not only from the other Coelenterata, but from all other animals. ..."

2. Elements of Comparative Zoology by John Sterling Kingsley (1897)
"The Coelenterata and the Echinoderma were formerly united into a group Radiata, the basis of association being the radiate type of structure so noticeable ..."

3. Maryland Geological Survey by Maryland Geological Survey (1913)
"OGY UPPER DEVONIAN Coelenterata JOHN M. CLARKE and CK SWARTZ. ECHINODERMATA JOHN M. CLARKE and CK SWARTZ. VERMES JOHN M. CLARKE and CK SWARTZ. ..."

4. Bibliographia zoologica by Concilium Bibliographicum (1898)
"Coelenterata (593.5—8.). 38'Agassiz, Alex. 1898. A Visit to the Great Barrier Reef of Australia in the Steamer »Corydon«. With 42 pig. Bull. Mus. ..."

5. Proceedings of the Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh by Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh (1881)
"By GEORGE LESLIE, Esq., MB, CM; and WA HERDMAN, Esq., D.Sc., FLS Part III., comprising the PORIFERA, Coelenterata (pars), VERMES, PYCNOGONIDA, and MOLLUSCA. ..."

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