: relating to, of the nature of, or full of algae

Word History


Latin algosus, from alga + -osus -ous

First Known Use

circa 1742, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of algous was circa 1742

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“Algous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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