sea tangle


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sea tangle

n.
Any of various brown algae, especially a kelp of the genus Laminaria.

sea tangle

n
(Plants) any of various brown seaweeds, esp any of the genus Laminaria
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Noun1.sea tangle - any of various kelps especially of the genus Laminaria
kelp - large brown seaweeds having fluted leathery fronds
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Effect of feeding regime on compensatory growth of juvenile abalone, Haliotis discus hannai, fed on the dry sea tangle, Laminaria japonica.
Sea tangle (Laminaria japonica) is an edible brown seaweed that is a popular dietary supplement and traditional marine foodstuff in Korea (Kim et al., 2005; Athukorala et al., 2007).
(2008) obtained similar results of increasing hardness and decreasing springiness by the addition of sea tangle powder, which contains alginate, a kind of hydrocolloids classified as 'dietary fiber'.
They found that certain salty and umami-tasting extracts from saltwort, sea tangle and mushroom plants could be combined and used as a low-sodium salt substitute.
has developed a technology to efficiently generate bioethanol from seaweeds such as sea tangle and sea grape, group members said Saturday.