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sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed actinozoan , anthozoan
poet in colonial America (born in England) (1612-1672) Anne Bradstreet , Anne Dudley Bradstreet , Bradstreet
first important battle of the American War of Independence (1775) which was fought at Breed's Hill; the British defeated the colonial forces battle of Bunker Hill , Bunker Hill
British colonial financier and statesman in South Africa; made a fortune in gold and diamond mining; helped colonize the territory now known as Zimbabwe; he endowed annual fellowships for British Commonwealth and United States students to study at Oxford Cecil J. Rhodes , Cecil John Rhodes , Cecil Rhodes , Rhodes
coelenterates typically having alternation of generations; hydroid phase is usually colonial giving rise to the medusoid phase by budding: hydras and jellyfishes class Hydrozoa , Hydrozoa
marine colonial polyp characterized by a calcareous skeleton; masses in a variety of shapes often forming reefs coral
colonial mole rat of western Africa; similar to naked mole rat Damaraland mole rat
action of changing from colonial to independent status decolonisation , decolonization
microscopic unicellular marine or freshwater colonial alga having cell walls impregnated with silica diatom
English colonial administrator who traveled to America on the Mayflower and served as the first governor of the Plymouth Colony (1595-1655) Edward Winslow , Winslow
parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power Espana , Kingdom of Spain , Spain
unicellular or colonial biflagellate free-swimming flagellates family Volvocaceae , Volvocaceae
city in southwestern Mexico; a popular health resort and site of architecture from the Spanish colonial era Guadalajara
lower house of legislature in colonial Virginia House of Burgesses
colonial coelenterates having the polyp phase dominant hydroid , hydrozoan
United States writer remembered for his historical novels about colonial America (1885-1957) Kenneth Roberts , Roberts
fetal-looking colonial rodent of East Africa; neither mole nor rat; they feed on tubers and have a social structure similar to that of honeybees and termites naked mole rat
marine colonial hydrozoans order Siphonophora , Siphonophora
chiefly freshwater green algae; solitary or colonial order Volvocales , Volvocales
last Dutch colonial administrator of New Netherland; in 1664 he was forced to surrender the colony to England (1592-1672) Peter Stuyvesant , Petrus Stuyvesant , Stuyvesant
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