Albuginales

plural noun

Al·​bu·​gi·​na·​les
(ˌ)al-ˌbyü-jə-ˈnā(ˌ)lēz
in some classifications
: an order of fungi coextensive with the family Albuginaceae

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Albugin-, Albugo + -ales

First Known Use

1951, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Albuginales was in 1951

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“Albuginales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Albuginales. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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