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cnidarian (naɪˈdɛərɪən Pronunciation for cnidarian ; knaɪ-) 

Definitions

noun

  1. any invertebrate of the phylum Cnidaria, which comprises the coelenterates

adjective

  1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Cnidaria

Word Origin

C20: from New Latin Cnidaria, from Greek knidē nettle

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