noun Chrys·i·del·la \ˌkrisəˈdelə\

Definition of Chrysidella

  1. :  a genus of symbiotic plantlike flagellates (order Cryptomonadina) with yellow chromatophores that are often considered algae and are the zooxanthellae of the protoplasm of certain higher protozoans (as many radiolarians)

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Origin and Etymology of chrysidella

New Latin, from Greek chrysid-, chrysis vessel of gold (from chrysos gold) + New Latin -ella — more at chrysalis

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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