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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves

Usage examples (34)
  • Calcareous red algae dominate thisarea, leading to the name algal ridge.
  • Sea turtles die of natural causes, and are also affected by natural factors such as algal blooms.
  • "If it was released into the river system inland then it cause all sort of problems, such as algal blooms."
  • "We need biofuels, but we should use different feed stocks such as algal bio-diesel which won't impact world food stocks." for more
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