coral meaning

EN[ˈkɒɹəl] [ˈkɔɹəl] [-ɒɹəl]
  • Corals are marine invertebrates in the class Anthozoa of phylum Cnidaria. They typically live in compact colonies of many identical individual polyps.
  • A coral "head" is a colony of myriad genetically identical polyps. Each polyp is a sac-like animal typically only a few millimeters in diameter and a few centimeters in length. A set of tentacles surround a central mouth opening.
  • Although some corals can catch small fish and plankton, using stinging cells on their tentacles,
  • Other corals do not rely on zooxanthellae and can live in much deeper water, with the cold-water genus Lophelia surviving as deep as 3,000 metres (9,800 ft). Some have been found on the Darwin Mounds, north-west of Cape Wrath, Scotland.
EN Coral
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    1. Adjectives
      • Uncomparable adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of coral for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "coral" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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        Definiteness: Level 9
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