plural noun
Cha·roph·y·ta | \kəˈräfə‧ə\

Definition of Charophyta 

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: a group of plants equivalent to the order Charales and variously treated as a division, subdivision, or often as a class of the green algae

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charophyte \ˈkarəˌfīt \ noun plural -s

History and Etymology for Charophyta

New Latin from Chara + -o- + -phyta

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