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nematocyst definitions

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1875 one of the stinging organelles of coelenterates used in catching prey

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a specialized cell in a jellyfish etc. containing a coiled thread that can be projected as a sting. Etymology: as NEMATODE + CYST

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Nematocyst Nem"a*to*cyst, n. [Nemato- + cyst.] (Zo["o]l.) A lasso cell, or thread cell. See Lasso cell, under Lasso.




 


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