dulse

noun \ ˈdəls \

Definition of dulse

: any of several coarse red seaweeds (especially Palmaria palmata) found especially in northern latitudes and used as a food condiment

Origin and Etymology of dulse

modification of Scottish Gaelic duileasg; akin to Welsh delysg dulse


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