ctenophoran

[ ti-nof-er-uh n ]
/ tɪˈnɒf ər ən /

noun

adjective

Also cten·o·phor·ic [ten-uh-fawr-ik, -for-] /ˌtɛn əˈfɔr ɪk, -ˈfɒr-/, cte·noph·o·rous [ti-nof-er-uh s] /tɪˈnɒf ər əs/. belonging or pertaining to the Ctenophora.

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Origin of ctenophoran

First recorded in 1875–80; Ctenophor(a) + -an

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