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- n. Fucus vesiculosus, a seaweed in which iodine was first discovered.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the common black rock weed of the seacoast (Fucus nodosus and Fucus vesiculosus) -- called also bladder tangle. See Wrack.
- n. similar to and found with black rockweed.
- n. common black rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A seaweed, Fucus vesiculosus: so named from the floating-vesicles in its fronds. Also called bladder-kelp, sea-oak, and sea-wrack. See Fucus.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure
- n. similar to and found with black rockweed
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