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1) brown alga. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Any of a large group of chiefly marine plants of the division Phaeophyta, including the rockweeds and the kelps, having brown and yellow pigments that mask the chlorophyll....

2) alga. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...photosynthetic organisms, ranging in size from single-celled forms to the giant kelp. Algae were once considered to be plants but are now classified separately because...

3) yellow-green alga. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...An alga of the division Chrysophyta, plastids of which contain golden yellow pigments that mask the chlorophyll....

4) red alga. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Any of various predominantly marine algae of the division Rhodophyta, characteristically red or reddish in color....

5) green alga. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Any of the numerous algae of the division Chlorophyta, such as spirogyra and sea lettuce, that have chlorophyll unmasked by other pigments....

6) blue-green alga. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...See cyanobacterium....

7) algae. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...algae, (al´je) (KEY) [plural of Lat. alga=seaweed], a large and diverse group of primarily aquatic plantlike organisms. These organisms were previously classified...

8) lichen. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...organism of simple structure, composed of a fungus (see Fungi) and a photosynthetic green alga (see algae) or cyanobacteria living together in a symbiotic relationship...

9) dulse. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...An edible red alga (Palmaria palmata) that grows on rocky shores on both sides of the northern Atlantic Ocean. Scottish Gaelic duileasg, from Old Irish duilesc....

10) nostoc. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A freshwater blue-green alga of the genus Nostoc, forming spherical colonies of filaments embedded in a gelatinous substance. New Latin, coined by Paracelsus....

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