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polyp

pol·yp

polyp

 
pronunciation:
pa lihp
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an aquatic invertebrate, usu. sedentary or fixed in place, with a tubular body and a mouth surrounded by tentacles.
definition 2: an abnormal growth projecting from a mucous lining, as in the throat, nose, or intestine.
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derivation: polypous (adj.)