What does actinia mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Actinia, genus Actinia(noun)

    a genus of sea anemone common in rock pools

  2. actinia, actinian, actiniarian(noun)

    any sea anemone or related animal

Wiktionary

  1. actinia(Noun)

    a sea anemone, a member of the genus Actiniaria.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Actinia(noun)

    an animal of the class Anthozoa, and family Actinidae. From a resemblance to flowers in form and color, they are often called animal flowers and sea anemones. [See Polyp.]

  2. Actinia(noun)

    a genus in the family Actinidae

  3. Origin: [Latinized fr. Gr. , , ray.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Actinia

    ak-tin′i-a, n. a genus of marine animals of the class Polypi, growing on rocks or shells, with numerous tentacles or rays like the petals of a flower, from which they are often called animal flowers or sea-anemones. [From Gr. aktis, aktinos, a ray.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of actinia in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of actinia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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