Funaria

noun Fu·nar·ia \ fyüˈna(a)rēə \

Definition of Funaria

:the type genus of Funariaceae comprising the cord mosses and being characterized by filamentous setae, a gibbous obtusely pyriform capsule, and usually a double peristome of 16 teeth

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Origin and Etymology of funaria

New Latin, from Latin funis rope + New Latin -aria


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