Iceland moss


Ice·land moss

noun \ˈīs-lən(d)-, -ˌlan(d)-\

Definition of ICELAND MOSS

:  a lichen (Cetraria islandica) of mountainous and arctic regions sometimes used in medicine or as food

First Known Use of ICELAND MOSS

1785

Ice·land moss

noun \ˌī-slən(d)-ˈms, ˌī-ˌslan(d)-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ICELAND MOSS

: a lichen of the genus Cetraria (C. islandica) of mountainous and arctic regions sometimes used in medicine or as food

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