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planula

  

      n   pl   , -lae   the ciliated free-swimming larva of hydrozoan coelenterates such as the hydra  
     (C19: from New Latin: a little plane, from Latin planum level ground)  
  planular      adj  
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planular, plan, planar, plantar

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