"nematocalyx" Definition

  1. n. One of a peculiar kind of cups, or calicles, found upon hydroids of the family Plumularidae. They contain nematocysts. See Plumularia.

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Position in dictionary: 65475 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "nematocalyx": 1
Words that end with "nematocalyx": 1
Words that contain "nematocalyx": 1
Next words in dictionary: nematocera, nematocyst, nematode, nematogene, nematognath, nematognathi, nematoid, nematoidea, nematoidean, nematophora
Previous words in dictionary: nematocalyces, nematoblast, nemato-, nemathecium, nemathecia, nematelminthes, nematelmia, nemalite, nemaline, nelumbo

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