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[hahy-druh nth] /ˈhaɪ drənθ/

noun, Zoology.
the terminal part of a hydroid polyp that bears the mouth and tentacles and contains the stomach region.
a polyp in a colony of hydrozoan coelenterates that is specialized for feeding rather than reproduction


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