Irish moss


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Irish moss

n.
An edible North Atlantic seaweed (Chondrus crispus) widely harvested as a source of carageenan and traditionally used medicinally and in preparing jellies. Also called carrageen.

Irish moss

n
(Plants) another name for carrageen

I′rish moss′


n.
a purplish brown edible seaweed, Chondrus crispus, of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America: the main source of carrageenan.
Also called carrageen , carragheen.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Irish moss - dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North AmericaIrish moss - dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America
red algae - marine algae in which the chlorophyll is masked by a red or purplish pigment; source of agar and carrageenan
Chondrus, genus Chondrus - a genus of protoctist
Translations
irský mech
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