plural noun
Co·​le·​o·​chae·​ta·​ce·​ae | \ ˌkōlēˌōkēˈtāsēˌē, ˌkäl- \

Definition of Coleochaetaceae

: a family of green algae (order Ulotrichales) having the features of Coleochaete

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Other Words from Coleochaetaceae

coleochaetaceous \ ¦⸗⸗ˌ⸗⸗¦tāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Coleochaetaceae

New Latin, from Coleochaete, type genus + -aceae

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“Coleochaetaceae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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