agarophyte

noun
agar·​o·​phyte | \ ə-ˈger-ə-ˌfīt, -ˈga-rə- \
plural -s

Definition of agarophyte

: an agar-yielding seaweed

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First Known Use of agarophyte

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agarophyte

agar + -o- + -phyte

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“Agarophyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agarophyte. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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