n.; pl. cordyli [Gr. kordyle, swelling]
(CNIDARIA: Hydrozoa)
Small clubs composed of large gastrodermal cells covered by a thin epidermis, mounted on sensory cushions between the tentacle bases of certain hydromedusae; sense clubs.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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