Pandorina

noun Pan·do·ri·na \ ˌpandəˈrīnə \

Definition of Pandorina

: a genus of plantlike flagellates closely related to Volvox that form a small spherical colony of sixteen cells enclosed in a delicate gelatinous envelope through which the flagella project

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Origin and Etymology of pandorina

New Latin, probably from Pandora, genus of mollusks + -ina


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