Synonyms for sessile polyp |

Synonyms and antonyms for sessile polyp

1. sessile (adj.)

attached directly by the base; not having an intervening stalk

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2. polyp (n.)

one of two forms that coelenterates take (e.g. a hydra or coral): usually sedentary with a hollow cylindrical body usually with a ring of tentacles around the mouth


3. sessile (adj.)

permanently attached to a substrate; not free to move about


4. polyp (n.)

a small vascular growth on the surface of a mucous membrane