amanori

noun
ama·​no·​ri | \ ˌäməˈnōrē \
plural -s

Definition of amanori

: an alga or a product prepared from algae of the genus Porphyra comprising purple gelatinous seaweeds that are dried and pressed and are important as food in Japan

called also laver, nori

First Known Use of amanori

1894, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amanori

Japanese

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“Amanori.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amanori. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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