nori

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no·ri

 (nôr′ē)
n. pl. no·ris
An edible, dried preparation of red algae of the genus Porphyra.

[Japanese.]

nori

(ˈnɔːrɪ)
n
(Cookery) an edible seaweed often used in Japanese cookery, esp for wrapping sushi or rice balls
[Japanese]

nori

The Japanese term for seaweed.
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