plural noun
Cla·​doph·​o·​ra·​les | \ kləˌdäfəˈrā(ˌ)lēz \

Definition of Cladophorales

: an order of green algae (class Chlorophyceae) having a simple or branching thallus and containing a single family — see cladophora

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History and Etymology for Cladophorales

New Latin, from Cladophora + -ales

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“Cladophorales.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 17 January 2020.

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