noun Sor·dar·ia \sȯ(r)ˈda(a)rēə\

Definition of Sordaria

  1. :  a genus of chiefly dung-inhabiting ascomycetous fungi (order Sphaeriales) having scattered hairy-necked perithecia with dark continuous ascospores

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Origin and Etymology of sordaria

New Latin, from Latin sordes dirt, filth + New Latin -aria — more at swart

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to cast off or become cast off

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