Definition of sea wasp in English:

sea wasp

Syllabification: sea wasp

noun

  • A box jellyfish that can inflict a dangerous sting.
    More example sentences
    • The product reportedly proved largely successful against the sting of the sea wasp, a type of box jelly.
    • The sea wasp was dramatic proof that there were still dangerous unknown creatures to be discovered and studied.
    • Australia is host to the most venomous marine creatures in the world, but the sting from a box jellyfish, or sea wasp, is definitely one to avoid.

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