monera

noun plural

mo·​ne·​ra mə-ˈnir-ə How to pronounce monera (audio)
1
capitalized in some classifications : a kingdom or other major division of living things comprising the prokaryotes
2
: living things that are prokaryotes

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“Monera.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/monera. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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