sea blite

[ blahyt ]
/ blaɪt /

noun

any of several halophytic herbs of the genus Suaeda, having fleshy leaves.

Origin of sea blite

First recorded in 1755–60
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Examples from the Web for sea blite

  • Sea-blite and skuas had helped her enormously, but their efficacy would begin to wane if now she could not shew them to somebody.

    Dodo Wonders|E. F. Benson