Palmellaceae

plural noun
Pal·​mel·​la·​ce·​ae | \ ˌpalməˈlāsēˌē \

Definition of Palmellaceae

: a family of green algae (order Volvocales) — see palmella

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Other Words from Palmellaceae

palmellaceous \ ¦palmə¦lāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Palmellaceae

New Latin, from Palmella, type genus + -aceae

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“Palmellaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Palmellaceae. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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