plural noun
Va·​lo·​ni·​a·​ce·​ae | \ vəˌlōnēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Valoniaceae

: a family of coenocytic green algae usually classed among the Siphonocladales but sometimes especially formerly among the Siphonales — see valonia

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Other Words from Valoniaceae

valoniaceous \ və¦lōnē¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Valoniaceae

New Latin Valonia, type genus + -aceae

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“Valoniaceae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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