Phor"one(?), n. [Camphor + acetone.] (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance, having a geraniumlike odor, regarded as a complex derivative of acetone, and obtained from certain camphor compounds.
Pho*ro"nis(?), n. [NL., fr. L. Phoronis, a surname of Io, Gr. .] (Zol.) A remarkable genus of marine worms having tentacles around the mouth. It is usually classed with the gephyreans. Its larva (Actinotrocha) undergoes a peculiar metamorphosis.
Phor`o*no"mi*a(?), n. [NL.] See Phoronomics.
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