Uroglena

noun Uro·gle·na \ ˌyu̇rəˈglēnə \

Definition of Uroglena

: a genus of colonial plantlike flagellates (order Chrysomonadina) with numerous biflagellate individuals united in a spherical colony by gelatinous strands

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Origin and Etymology of uroglena

New Latin, from 2ur- + Greek glēnē socket of a joint


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