ahnfelt's sea weed

Ahnfelt's seaweed

[ahn-felts]
noun
a red alga, Ahnfeltia plicata, common along the coasts of North America and Europe, having brownish, bushlike branches.

Origin:
after N. Ahnfelt (1801–37), Swedish botanist

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To ahnfelt's sea weed
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: ahnfelt seaweed
Next Definition: ahnfelt's sea-weed
Words Near: ahnfelt's sea weed
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for ahnfelt's sea weed
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing ahnfelt's sea weed
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;