Nemalion

noun
Ne·​ma·​li·​on | \ nə̇ˈmālēən \

Definition of Nemalion

: a genus of reddish brown gelatinous wormlike branching algae (family Helminthocladiaceae) found clinging to rocks in the intertidal zone in the north Atlantic

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History and Etymology for Nemalion

New Latin, irregular from Greek nēma thread

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“Nemalion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nemalion. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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