Definition of Virgularian

1. n. Any one of numerous species of long, slender Alcyonaria belonging to Virgularia and allied genera of the family Virgularidæ. These corals are allied to the sea-pens, but have a long rodlike rhachis inclosing a slender, round or square, calcareous axis. The polyps are arranged in transverse rows or clusters along each side of the rhachis.



2. n. Any one of numerous species of long, slender Alcyonaria belonging to Virgularia and allied genera of the family Virgularidæ. These corals are allied to the sea-pens, but have a long rodlike rhachis inclosing a slender, round or square, calcareous axis. The polyps are arranged in transverse rows or clusters along each side of the rhachis.

Definition of Virgularian

1. Noun. (zoology) Any of numerous corals of ''Virgularia'' and allied genera in the family Virgularidae. ¹

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Medical Definition of Virgularian

1. Any one of numerous species of long, slender Alcyonaria belonging to Virgularia and allied genera of the family Virgularidae. These corals are allied to the sea-pens, but have a long rodlike rhachis inclosing a slender, round or square, calcareous axis. The polyps are arranged in transverse rows or clusters along each side of the rhachis. Origin: From. L. Virgula a small rod. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Virgularian

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virgo
virgophrenia
virgouleuse
virgular
virgularian (current term)
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