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Noun: sea mat  see mat
  1. Sessile aquatic animal forming mossy colonies of small polyps each having a curved or circular ridge bearing tentacles; attach to stones or seaweed and reproduce by budding
    - bryozoan, polyzoan, sea moss, moss animal

Derived forms: sea mats

Type of: invertebrate

Part of: Bryozoa, phylum Bryozoa, polyzoa

Encyclopedia: Sea mat