acaleph

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Borrowing from Latin acaleph, from Ancient Greek ἀκαλήφη (akalephe, stinging nettle).[1]

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acaleph (plural acalephs)

  1. (dated) A member of the former Acalephae family, now a part of the Cnidaria phylum.

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  1. ^ Urdang, Laurence, ed. The Random House College Dictionary. 1st. New York: Random House, Inc., 1984.

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