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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: man-of-war(0.00839 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to man-of-war.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a warship intended for combat [syn: ship of the line]
2: large siphonophore having a bladderlike float and stinging
tentacles [syn: Portuguese man-of-war, jellyfish]
[also: men-of-war (pl), men-o'-war (pl)]
English → English (gcide)
Man-of-war \Man`-of-war"\, n; pl. Men-of-war.
1. A government vessel employed for the purposes of war, esp.
one of large size; a ship of war. [WordNet sense 1]
Syn: ship of the line.
2. The Portuguese man-of-war.
Syn: Syn. --, jellyfish.
Man-of-war hawk (Zo["o]l.), the frigate bird.
Man-of-war's man, a sailor serving in a ship of war.
Portuguese man-of-war (Zo["o]l.), any species of the genus
Physalia; it is a hydrozoan having both medusa and polyp
stages present in a single colony. It floats on the
surface of the sea by a buoyant bladderlike structure,
from which dangle multiple long tentacles with stinging
cells. Its can cause severe rashes when it comes in
contact with humans swimming in the area. See Physalia.