Eucheuma

noun Eu·cheu·ma \yüˈk(y)ümə\

Definition of Eucheuma

  1. :  a genus of red algae (family Solieriaceae) having terete or flattened thalli often with abundant spiny branchlets

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Origin and Etymology of eucheuma

New Latin, from eu- + Greek cheuma stream, from chein to pour — more at found


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