HyperDic: scyphozoa

English > 1 sense of the word Scyphozoa:
NOUNanimalScyphozoa, class Scyphozoacoelenterates in which the polyp stage / stage is absent or at least inconspicuous
English > Scyphozoa: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningcoelenterates in which the polyp stage / stage is absent or at least inconspicuous: jellyfishes.
Synonymclass Scyphozoa
Member ofCnidaria, phylum Cnidaria, Coelenterata, phylum Coelenteratahydras
MembersChrysaora, genus ChrysaoraA genus of Scyphozoa
scyphozoanAny of various usually free-swimming marine coelenterates having a gelatinous medusoid stage / stage as the dominant phase of its life cycle
Broaderclass(biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
Spanishescifozoos

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