carrageen


car·ra·geen

noun \ˈka-rə-ˌgēn\

Definition of CARRAGEEN

1
:  irish moss 2

Variants of CARRAGEEN

car·ra·geen also car·ra·gheen \ˈka-rə-ˌgēn\

Origin of CARRAGEEN

Carragheen, near Waterford, Ireland
First Known Use: 1829

car·ra·geen

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CARRAGEEN

Variants of CARRAGEEN

car·ra·geen also car·ra·gheen \ˈkar-ə-ˌgēn\

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