Gloeodinium

noun
Gloe·​o·​din·​i·​um | \ -ˈdinēəm \

Definition of Gloeodinium

: a genus of subspherical greenish brown freshwater algae (order Dinocapsales) that form compact colonies within homogeneous or stratified envelopes

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History and Etymology for Gloeodinium

New Latin, from gloeo-, + din- (from Greek dinos rotation, whirling, whirlpool) + -ium

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“Gloeodinium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gloeodinium. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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