genus Laminaria

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n genus Laminaria type genus of the family Laminariaceae: perennial brown kelps
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Usage

In literature:

ALGIN, a viscous, gummy substance obtained from certain seaweeds, more especially those of the genus Laminaria.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
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