Flora vs Algae - What's the difference?

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Flora is a related term of algae.


As nouns the difference between flora and algae

is that flora is flora while algae is (alga).

flora

English

Noun

  • plants considered as a group, especially those of a particular country, region, time, etc.
  • *
  • Thirdly, I continue to attempt to interdigitate the taxa in our flora with taxa of the remainder of the world.
  • a book describing the plants of a country etc.
  • The microorganisms that inhabit some part of the body, such as intestinal flora
  • Synonyms

    * (microorganisms) microflora

    Coordinate terms

    * fauna

    algae

    English

    Noun

    (head)
  • (alga)
  • Anagrams

    * ----

    alga

    English

    (wikipedia alga)

    Noun

    (algae)
  • (biology) Any of many aquatic photosynthetic organisms, whose size ranges from a single cell to giant kelps and whose form is very diverse; some are eukaryotic and some prokaryotic; includes the seaweeds.
  • Usage notes

    * (term) is a non-standard plural.

    Hyponyms

    * seaweed