Prorocentrum

noun Pro·ro·cen·trum \ˌprōrəˈsen‧trəm\

Definition of Prorocentrum

  1. :  a genus of marine dinoflagellates that occasionally cause local outbreaks of red water

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Origin and Etymology of prorocentrum

New Latin, from proro- (from Latin prora prow) + Latin centrum center — more at center


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