plural noun
Dic·​ty·​o·​ta·​ce·​ae | \ ˌdiktēəˈtāsēˌē\

Definition of Dictyotaceae

: a family of brown algae (order Dictyotales) that have an erect flattened parenchymatous thallus, oogamous sexual reproduction, and asexual reproduction by nonmotile spores

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Other Words from Dictyotaceae

dictyotaceous \ ¦⸗⸗⸗¦tāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Dictyotaceae

New Latin, from Dictyota, type genus + -aceae

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