plural noun Blas·to·cla·di·a·ce·ae

Definition of Blastocladiaceae

  1. :  a family of saprobic fungi (order Blastocladiales) having resistant sporangia with walls that are often conspicuously pitted

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Origin and Etymology of blastocladiaceae

New Latin, from Blastocladia, type genus + -aceae

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to cast off or become cast off

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