ctenophoran

[ ti-nof-er-uh n ]
/ tɪˈnɒf ər ən /
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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.

Nearby words

  1. ctenizid,
  2. cteno-,
  3. ctenocephalides,
  4. ctenoid,
  5. ctenophora,
  6. ctenophore,
  7. ctenophorous,
  8. ctesiphon,
  9. ctf,
  10. ctg.

Origin of ctenophoran

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

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