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Definition of the adjective algoid

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  1. of or resembling algae

Alternative definition of the adjective algoid


  1. Resembling, or characteristic of algae


Algoid: In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, the algoid is a type of plant creature.

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Google previewWebster's Academic Dictionary (1895)

A Dictionary of the English Language by Noah Webster

ALGOID. inent to a steam boiler to show an overpressure of steam or deficiency of water in the boiler. Syn. — Alarm; Fright; Terror; Consternation ; affright ; trepidation ; apprehension ; dismay ; agitation ; disquiet ; disquietude. — Fright is fear ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Encyclopaedic Medical Dictionary (1890)

ALGOID, adj. A'l'goid. Lat . alguides.

Google previewThe New standard encyclopedia (1907)

by William A. Colledge, Nathan Haskell Dole, George Jotham Hagar

As there are many kinds of organic association, it is convenient to restrict the term symbiosis to such intimate and complementary partnerships as exist between algoid and fungoid elements in lichens, or between ...

Google previewDictionary of the Fossils of Pennsylvania and Neighboring States (1889)

by J. Peter Lesley

a figure, natural xhe, of probably the oldest known sea-weed ( algoid), found in the Azoic White Crystalline Limestone formation of Sussex Co., N. Y.,.

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

A New and Complete Dictionary ... by William Alexander Newman Dorland

algoid c's, cells resembling alga-, seen in cases of chronic diarrhea , amacrine C. Same as amacrine. ameboid C, any cell which is able to change its form and move about, antipodal c's, a group of four cells in the early embryo, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1904)

by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines

Symbio'sis, a biological term introduced by De Bary to denote intimate and complementary partnerships between different organisms, as between the algoid and fungoid elements in lichens, or between unicellular algae SYMBOL and ...

Google previewAn illustrated dictionary of scientific terms (1879)

by William Rossiter

Algoid, (al'goyd). [Algse, q.v.; Gk. eidos, form.] Resembling sea-weed or algce. Algorab, (al'gor-ab)— Alchiba— a Corvi: the chief star in the constellation Corvus: a sun star. Algorithm, (al'go-rithm). [Ar. al, the; gorithm, calculation]=:Notation: not ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

Algoid (aP-goid) [alga, seaweed ; (Mac, likeness].

Google previewThe National Medical Dictionary ... (1890)

by John Shaw Billings

Algoid, al'goid. Resembling algae. Algom'eter. An instrument for testing the acuteness of the sense of pain. Al'gor (£□). Chilliness; sense ...

Google previewChambers's encyclopaedia (1901)

a dictionary of universal knowledge by William Chambers, David Patrick, W. & R. Chambers Ltd, J.B. Lippincott Company

branches in the genealogical tree, one representing fungoid, and the other algoid forms, it has been repeatedly suggested that the various subdivisions of the fungi are to be regarded as the chlorophyll- less representatives of parallel ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)

by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

algoid (äl'goid) a. [L. alga, plant ; Gk. eidos, shape.] Pert. resembling or of the nature of an Alga (bot). algology (älgöl'ojl) n. [L. alga, seaweed ; Gk. logos, discourse.] The study of seaweeds or Algae (bot). alima (äl'lmä) n. [Gk. halimos, pert sea.] ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1G2O1I1D2

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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