Veretillum

Ver`e`til´lum


n.1.(Zool.) Any one of numerous species of club-shaped, compound Alcyonaria belonging to Veretillum and allied genera, of the tribe Pennatulacea. The whole colony can move about as if it were a simple animal.
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Calcification of the collagenous axial skeleton of Veretillum cynomorium pall.