sea blite

[ blahyt ]
/ blaɪt /
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noun

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

Nearby words

  1. sea bag,
  2. sea bass,
  3. sea beet,
  4. sea bird,
  5. sea biscuit,
  6. sea blubber,
  7. sea bread,
  8. sea bream,
  9. sea breeze,
  10. sea buckthorn

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