Venus's girdle


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Venus girdle

or Venus' girdle also Venus's girdle
n.
A long ribbon-shaped ctenophore (Cestum veneris) having a gelatinous iridescent body.
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Ve′nus's gir′dle


n.
an iridescent blue and green comb jelly, Cestum veneris, having a ribbon-shaped, gelatinous body.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Venus's girdle - ctenophore having a ribbon-shaped iridescent gelatinous bodyVenus's girdle - ctenophore having a ribbon-shaped iridescent gelatinous body
comb jelly, ctenophore - biradially symmetrical hermaphroditic solitary marine animals resembling jellyfishes having for locomotion eight rows of cilia arranged like teeth in a comb
Cestum, genus Cestum - Venus's girdle
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