coelenterate

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From scientific Latin Coelenterata (phylum name).

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coelenterate (plural coelenterates)

  1. Any simple aquatic animal of the phylum Coelenterata, bearing tentacles with nematocysts, including jellyfish, coral, and anemones.

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