coralline

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Etymology[edit]

From French corallin, from Latin corallinus, from corallium (coral), via Greek probably of Semitic origin.

Adjective[edit]

coralline (comparative more coralline, superlative most coralline)

  1. Of, relating to or pertaining to or resembling red algae of the family Corallinaceae.
  2. Of, pertaining to, or resembling the material coral.
  3. Describing rock formed from the skeletons of such algae.

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Noun[edit]

coralline (plural corallines)

  1. Any calcareous species of red algae of the family Corallinaceae.
  2. An animal that resembles such a coral.

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

coralline f pl

  1. feminine plural of corallino

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