plural noun Sphaero·car·pa·les \-ā(ˌ)lēz\

Definition of Sphaerocarpales

  1. :  a small order of Hepaticae comprising liverworts with an involucre around each archegonium — see sphaerocarpaceae

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Origin and Etymology of sphaerocarpales

New Latin, from Sphaerocarpus + -ales

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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