carragheen


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car·ra·geen

also car·ra·gheen  (kăr′ə-gēn′)
[After Carragheen, a village of southeast Ireland.]
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Noun1.carragheen - dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North Americacarragheen - 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
Chondrus, genus Chondrus - a genus of protoctist
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