chlorella

noun chlo·rel·la \ klə-ˈre-lə \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of chlorella

: any of a genus (Chlorella) of unicellular green algae

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Origin and Etymology of chlorella

New Latin, genus name, from Greek chlōros


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chlorella

noun chlo·rel·la \ klə-ˈrel-ə \

medical Definition of chlorella

1 capitalized : a genus of unicellular green algae potentially a source of high-grade protein and B-complex vitamins
2 : any alga of the genus Chlorella

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