plural noun Cy·mod·o·ce·a·ce·ae \sīˌmädəsēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Cymodoceaceae

  1. :  a small family of tropical submerged marine plants (order Naiadales) with slender linear leaves and tiny greenish flowers

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Origin and Etymology of cymodoceaceae

New Latin, from Cymodocea, type genus (from Latin Cymodoce, a Nereid) + -aceae

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