kombu

or kon·bu

[kohm-boo]
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kombu

konbu

noun
  1. a dark brown seaweed of the genus Laminaria (class Phaeophyceae) the leaves of which are dried and used esp in Japanese cookery

Word Origin for kombu

C19: Japanese
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