strobilation

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strobilation also strobilization (noun; Greek strobilos, anything twisted, pine cone): 1. The formation of a chain of body segmentation into zooids.

2. (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa) The ephyrae of jellyfish

See also: monodisk, polydisk. 3. (Platyhelminthes: Cestoda) The proglottids