bladderwrack


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bladderwrack

(ˈblædəˌræk)
n
(Plants) any of several seaweeds of the genera Fucus and Ascophyllum, esp F. vesiculosus, that grow in the intertidal regions of rocky shores and have branched brown fronds with air bladders
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Noun1.bladderwrack - similar to and found with black rockweedbladderwrack - similar to and found with black rockweed
rockweed - coarse brown seaweed growing on rocks exposed at low tide
2.bladderwrack - a common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manurebladderwrack - a common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure
rockweed - coarse brown seaweed growing on rocks exposed at low tide
genus Fucus - type genus of the family Fucaceae: cartilaginous brown algae
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Here the sea is a clever burglar, "seeping into grass" and leaving "bladderwrack" among the blades when it recedes, the rose-hips hanging from the sea.
Tomorrow, he promises us, we'll be dining on a seaweed stew if we can gather enough juicy bladderwrack when going ashore.
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At first all was fluffy and dry and hot underfoot, with embedded sprigs of dried out bladderwrack pricking our toes, then the ground grew wetter and cooler and flatter as we steadily closed the distance between us and the sea.
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