plural noun Chlo·ro·coc·ca·les

Definition of Chlorococcales

  1. :  an order of unicellular green algae (class Chlorophyceae) distinguished from other similar forms in not dividing vegetatively but reproducing only by spores

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Origin and Etymology of chlorococcales

New Latin, from Chlorococcum + -ales

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to cast off or become cast off

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