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No alternation of generations the medusoid phase being entirely suppressed sea anemones
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Word definitions for anthozoa in dictionaries
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Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Animal \An"i*mal\, a. [Cf. F. animal.] Of or relating to animals; as, animal functions. Pertaining to the merely sentient part of a creature, as distinguished from the intellectual, rational, or spiritual part; as, the animal passions or appetites. Consisting...
Word definitions in WordNet
n. sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed [syn: actinozoan ] [also: anthozoa (pl)]
Word definitions in Wikipedia
Anthozoa is a class within the phylum Cnidaria . Unlike other cnidarians, anthozoans do not have a medusa stage in their development. Instead, they release sperm and eggs that form a planula , which attaches to some substrate on which the cnidarian grows....
Usage examples of anthozoa.
The wormlike, lazy, fast-multiplying Anthozoa is fighting passively but with terrific power, to set at naught all man's might and wit.