sea moss

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Noun1.Sea moss - sessile aquatic animal forming mossy colonies of small polyps each having a curved or circular ridge bearing tentaclessea moss - sessile aquatic animal forming mossy colonies of small polyps each having a curved or circular ridge bearing tentacles; attach to stones or seaweed and reproduce by budding
invertebrate - any animal lacking a backbone or notochord; the term is not used as a scientific classification
Bryozoa, phylum Bryozoa, polyzoa - marine or freshwater animals that form colonies of zooids
2.sea moss - any of various red algae having graceful rose to purple fronds (e.g. dulse or carrageen)
red algae - marine algae in which the chlorophyll is masked by a red or purplish pigment; source of agar and carrageenan
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Chef Wan's Pun Choi is comprised of a healthy mix of shrimp, flower mushroom, chicken, roasted duck, sea moss fish ball, dry oyster, abalone, sea cucumber, fish maw, lettuce and broccoli in oyster sauce.
Savor the massive combination of flavors of abalone, fish maw, dried scallop, prawns, sea moss, cuttlefish, roasted duck, chicken, pork knuckle, and vegetables bathed in rich broth--a cuisine definitely fit for gatherings and festivities.
Braised dried oysters with sea moss is believed to bring positivity in business and entrepreneurs.
For birthdays, Fernandez says it's best to eat 'noodles for longevity, suckling pig or lechon for prosperity, and round cake for growth and harmony.' Master Chau suggests eating 'roasted goose, mushroom and sea moss with lettuce, crabmeat with egg noodle soup, steamed grouper and shrimps, seafood salad and fried rice.' Cafe Eight at Crimson Hotel is holding a Chinese buffet with free-flowing drinks (wine!
She seems to belong to this littoral threshold between land and sea, as if she had been washed ashore by the surf and then stationed on this exact site for more than forty years, her hair turning shaggy and graying as it grows to resemble the sea moss "wavering among the green shallows along the shore."
A blissfully deep bath filled quickly and the Molton Brown Energising Sea Moss helped to ease away the motorway stress, as did the huge comfy bed.
The dry down tantalizes with cashmere accord, sea moss, Australian sandalwood, amber and tonka bean.
Another such vacation package in the Bahamas features a special elixir shake containing sea moss, known in the Caribbean as an aphrodisiac.
It is described as a fragrance 'of a life lived and savoured to the fullest' ( with citrus top notes, herb middle notes and a cashmere, sea moss, sandalwood, amber and Tonka bean base.
In 1995, Sea Sands Ltd of the tiny fishing village of Toco on the north-eastern tip of the island of Trinidad was provided with a major boost when contracted to provide sea moss to Nestle Trinidad Ltd--a division of the world's biggest food and beverage manufacturer.
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