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Related to carragheen: Carrageen Moss
car·ra·geenalso car·ra·gheen (kăr′ə-gēn′)
See Irish moss.
[After Carragheen, a village of southeast Ireland.]
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|Noun||1.||carragheen - dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America|
red algae - marine algae in which the chlorophyll is masked by a red or purplish pigment; source of agar and carrageenan