comb jelly

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n comb jelly biradially symmetrical hermaphroditic solitary marine animals resembling jellyfishes having for locomotion eight rows of cilia arranged like teeth in a comb
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Usage

In literature:

It is clean house, varnish the walls, make wax, build combs, get honey, make bread and jelly, and feed the babies.
"Among the Forest People" by Clara Dillingham Pierson
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In news:

From Narragansett Bay to Argentina comb jellies shimmer with refracted light from their ever-moving bodies.
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