noun Plec·ta·nia \plekˈtānēə\

Definition of Plectania

  1. :  a genus of ascomycetous fungi with brightly colored, stalked, and often bristly apothecia that is often included in the closely related genus Peziza

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Origin and Etymology of plectania

New Latin, from Greek plektanē wreath, coil (from plekein to plait) + New Latin -ia

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