Definition of Gorgonia

1. n. A genus of Gorgoniacea, formerly very extensive, but now restricted to such species as the West Indian sea fan (Gorgonia flabellum), sea plume (G. setosa), and other allied species having a flexible, horny axis.

Medical Definition of Gorgonia

1. 1. A genus of Gorgoniacea, formerly very extensive, but now restricted to such species as the West Indian sea fan (Gorgonia flabellum), sea plume (G. Setosa), and other allied species having a flexible, horny axis. 2. Any slender branched gorgonian. Origin: L, a coral which hardens in the air. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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gorgonia (current term)
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