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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves..

Usage examples (34)
  • In the oceans around Antarctica, carbon uptake is carried out by minute single-celled algae.
  • A new male-specific gene in algae unveils an origin of male and female
  • As stated above, I do use clorox in the water, and algae is not a problem.
  • The promise of algae is that it can be located anywhere that gets lots of sun. for more
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