Iceland moss

noun
Ice·​land moss | \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

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1785, in the meaning defined above

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Iceland moss

noun
Ice·​land moss | \ˌī-slən(d)-ˈmȯs, ˌī-ˌslan(d)- \

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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