Definition of Actinia in English :

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Actinia meaning in English

Meaning of Actinia in English

Pronunciation of Actinia in English

Actinia pronunciation in English

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1. actinia, genus actinia

a genus of sea anemone common in rock pools

2. actinia, actinian, actiniarian

any sea anemone or related animal

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noun plural -tiniae (-ˈtɪnɪˌiː) or -tinias
any sea anemone of the genus Actinia, which are common in rock pools
. Also called: actinian

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nounWord forms: plural acˈtiniˌae (ækˈtɪniˌi ; aktinˈēēˌ) or acˈtinias
any of a genus (Actinia) of sea anemones

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n. pl. ac·tin·i·ans also ac·tin·i·ae (-ē-ē)
A sea anemone.

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