polyp

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polyp that consists of benign neoplastic tissue derived from glandular epithelium adenomatous polyp
small cup-shaped structure (as a taste bud or optic cup or cavity of a coral containing a polyp) caliculus , calycle , calyculus
coelenterates in which the polyp stage is absent or at least inconspicuous: jellyfishes class Scyphozoa , Scyphozoa
radially symmetrical animals having saclike bodies with only one opening and tentacles with stinging structures; they occur in polyp and medusa forms cnidarian , coelenterate
marine colonial polyp characterized by a calcareous skeleton; masses in a variety of shapes often forming reefs coral
sessile mossy aquatic animal having the anus of the polyp outside the crown of tentacles ectoproct
any of various mosslike aquatic animals usually forming branching colonies; each polyp having a both mouth and anus within a closed ring of tentacles entoproct
small tubular solitary freshwater hydrozoan polyp hydra
colonial coelenterates having the polyp phase dominant hydroid , hydrozoan
thin process of tissue that attaches a polyp to the body peduncle
polyp with a stalk or peduncle pedunculated polyp
surgical removal of a polyp polypectomy
relatively flat polyp sessile polyp
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