noun Dic·ty·o·siphon \¦diktēə+\

Definition of Dictyosiphon

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Dictyosiphonaceae) of brown algae (order Dictyosiphonales) having filiform fronds that taper to acute points


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Origin and Etymology of dictyosiphon

New Latin, from dicty- + Greek siphōn tube, pipe, siphon — more at siphon

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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