Jisho

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Noun
1. jellyfishUsually written using kana alone
  • きょう今日
  • クラゲ
  • いる
  • から
  • 気をつけて
  • There are jellyfish out there today, so watch out.
2. medusaOnly applies to くらげ, Only applies to クラゲ
Wikipedia definition
3. JellyfishMedusa Jellyfish are the major non-polyp form of individuals of the phylum Cnidaria. They are typified as free-swimming marine animals consisting of a gelatinous umbrella-shaped bell and trailing tentacles. The bell can pulsate for locomotion, while the stinging tentacles are used to capture prey. Jellyfish are found in every ocean, from the surface to the deep sea. A few jellyfish inhabit freshwater. Large, often colorful, jellyfish are common in coastal zones worldwide.
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Other forms
水母 【くらげ】水母 【すいぼ】クラゲ
Notes
くらげ: Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading). くらげ: Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading).

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