ctenocyst

Ctenocyst

Cte"no*cyst\ (t[=e]"n[-o]*s[i^]st), n. [Gr. ktei`s, kteno`s, comb + ky`stis bladder.] (Zo["o]l.) An organ of the Ctenophora, supposed to be sensory.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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