oarweed

/ (ˈɔːˌwiːd) /

noun

any of various brown seaweeds, especially a kelp of the genus Laminaria, with long broad fronds, common below the low-water mark

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Word Origin for oarweed

from earlier oreweed, from wore, from Old English wār seaweed + weed 1

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