Algae - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈældʒi|  American pronunciation of the word algae
Brit.  |ˈælɡiː|  British pronunciation of the word algae

noun

- primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves (syn: alga)

Examples

Rivers and lakes are often coloured green by algae.

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