planoblast

[ plan-uh-blast ]
/ ˈplæn əˌblæst /

noun Zoology.

the medusa of a hydroid.

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Origin of planoblast

First recorded in 1870–75; plano-2 + -blast

OTHER WORDS FROM planoblast

plan·o·blas·tic, adjective
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