nullipore

nullipore

[nuhl-uh-pawr, -pohr]
noun Botany.
any of the coralline algae with a crustlike plant body.

Origin:
1830–40; nulli- + pore2

nulliporous [nuh-lip-er-uhs, nuhl-uh-pawr-uhs, -pohr-] , adjective
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nullipore (ˈnʌlɪˌpɔː)
 
n
any of several red seaweeds that secrete and become encrusted with calcium carbonate: family Rhodophyceae
 
[C19: from Latin, from nullus no + pore²]

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