family Gigartinaceae


family Gigartinaceae
noun
a family of protoctist
Syn: ↑Gigartinaceae
Hypernyms: ↑protoctist family
Member Holonyms: ↑Rhodophyceae, ↑class Rhodophyceae
Member Meronyms: ↑Chondrus, ↑genus Chondrus

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  • Gigartinaceae — noun a family of protoctist • Syn: ↑family Gigartinaceae • Hypernyms: ↑protoctist family • Member Holonyms: ↑Rhodophyceae, ↑class Rhodophyceae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • protoctist family — noun any of the families of Protoctista • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Globigerinidae, ↑family Globigerinidae, ↑Nummulitidae, ↑family Nummulitidae, ↑Arcellidae, ↑fami …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Rhodophyceae — noun coextensive with the Rhodophyta: red algae • Syn: ↑Rhodophyceae • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Rhodophyta, ↑division Rhodophyta • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rhodophyceae — noun coextensive with the Rhodophyta: red algae • Syn: ↑class Rhodophyceae • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Rhodophyta, ↑division Rhodophyta …   Useful english dictionary

  • chondrus — 1. SYN: cartilage. 2. The plant C. crispus, Fucus crispus, or Gigartina mamillosa (family Gigartinaceae); a demulcent in chronic and intestinal disorders. SYN: carrageen (1), carragheen, Irish moss, pearl moss. [G. chondros, gristle] * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • Chondrus — noun a genus of protoctist • Syn: ↑genus Chondrus • Hypernyms: ↑protoctist genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gigartinaceae, ↑family Gigartinaceae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Chondrus — noun a genus of protoctist • Syn: ↑Chondrus • Hypernyms: ↑protoctist genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gigartinaceae, ↑family Gigartinaceae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • ahnfeltia — änˈfeltēə, ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Nils O. Ahnfelt died 1837 Swedish botanist + New Latin ia : a small genus of dark colored cartilaginous red algae (family Gigartinaceae) with tufted stemlike… …   Useful english dictionary


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