from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In botany, a peculiarly modified branch of the thallus in some algæ, which serves as a receptacle for the tetraspores. See cut under
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Bot.) A special podlike or fusiform branch containing tetraspores. It is found in certain red algæ.
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- noun A special
pod-like or fusiform branchcontaining tetraspores, found in red algae.
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New Latin, from Ancient Greek, diminutive of "row".
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