ag·​lao·​zo·​nia | \ ˌa-glē-ə-ˈzō-nyə, -nē-ə \

Definition of aglaozonia

1 plural -s : the asexual stage of any brown alga of the genus Cutleria
2 capitalized, in former classifications : a genus of brown algae comprising those having aglaozonia stages

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First Known Use of aglaozonia

1856, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for aglaozonia

New Latin, from Greek aglaos + zōnē belt + New Latin -ia

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“Aglaozonia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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