plural noun Akon·tae \ə-ˈkän-ˌtē\

Definition of Akontae

in former classifications

  1. :  a division of algae coextensive with the order Zygnematales

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Origin and Etymology of akontae

New Latin, from 2a- + -kontae (from Greek kontos punting pole)

First Known Use: 1902

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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