n.; pl. coenenchymata [Gr. koinos, common; enchyma, infusion]
(CNIDARIA: Anthozoa)
Thick cellular mesoglea connecting adjacent polyps of alcyonarian corals; coenenchymal adj..

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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