eelgrass

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noun eel·grass \ˈēl-ˌgras\

Definition of eelgrass

  1. 1 :  a submerged long-leaved monocotyledonous marine plant (Zostera marina) that is found especially in coastal temperate waters and whose dried stems and leaves are used especially as packing material in woven goods

  2. 2 :  tape grass

1790

First Known Use of eelgrass

1790


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