Definition of sea squirt in English:

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sea squirt

noun

A marine tunicate that has a baglike body with orifices through which water flows into and out of a central pharynx.
Example sentences
  • The juvenile sea squirt wanders through the sea searching for a suitable rock or hunk of coral to cling to and make it its home for life.
  • Because, in all honesty, the sea squirt doesn't really eat its own brain - it consumes and reuses its nervous system for new purposes.
  • The question we need to ask is how the sea squirt got here.

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Syllabification: sea squirt

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