Rhodymenia

noun
Rho·​dy·​me·​nia | \ ˌrōdəˈmēnēə \

Definition of Rhodymenia

: a genus of red algae (the type of the family Rhodymeniaceae) having a thallus that consists of numerous leaflike divisions — see dulse

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History and Etymology for Rhodymenia

New Latin, from rhod- + Greek hymēn membrane + New Latin -ia

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“Rhodymenia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rhodymenia. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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