Rhodymenia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Rhodymenia type genus of the family Rhodymeniaceae
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rhodymenia A genus of marine algæ of the class Florideæ, giving its name to the order Rhodymeniaceæ (which see for characters). See dulse, dillisk.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Rhodymenia rō-di-mē′ni-a a genus of marine algæ.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. rhodon, rose, hymēn, membrane.