sponge genus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sponge genus a genus of Porifera
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Usage

In literature:

A genus of Silurian sponges.
"The Ancient Life History of the Earth" by Henry Alleyne Nicholson
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In science:

Because of the larger genus amplitude at 0 . |ν | . 1, the range of ν showing the sponge-like topology (actually a two dimensional cut through sponge in the context of CMB) is smaller relative to the Gaussian one.
Statistical nature of non-Gaussianity from cubic order primordial perturbations: CMB map simulations and genus statistic
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