from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a small order of macroscopic fresh and brackish water algae with a distinct axis; the stoneworts.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An order of cryptogamous plants which contains the family Characeæ or Charaphyceæ only. See Characeæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small order of macroscopic fresh and brackish water algae with a distinct axis: stoneworts
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