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cnidophore

[nahy-duh-fawr, -fohr] /ˈnaɪ dəˌfɔr, -ˌfoʊr/
noun, Zoology
1.
a part or organ bearing cnidoblasts.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; cnido- + -phore
Related forms
cnidophorous
[nahy-dof-er-uh s] /naɪˈdɒf ər əs/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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