Agarum

noun Ag·a·rum \ˈa-gə-rəm\

Definition of Agarum

  1. :  a genus of kelps (family Laminariaceae) inhabiting the colder oceans and having a branched holdfast, a brief stipe, and a lamina with smooth perforated margins

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Origin and Etymology of agarum

New Latin, from English agar


First Known Use: 1853


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