gulfweed definition

  • noun:
    • some of a few brown seaweeds regarding the genus Sargassum of tropical Atlantic seas, having rounded environment bladders and frequently forming thick, floating masses. Also called sargasso, sargassum.
    • sargassum
    • a branching seaweed (Sargassum bacciferum, or sea grape), having many berrylike air vessels, -- based in the Gulf Stream, inside Sargasso water, and elsewhere.
    • A brown seaweed (Sargassum bacciferum) with curved bladders developing dense floating public in exotic Atlantic waters like in the Sargasso water.
    • A coarse olive seaweed, Sargassum bacciferum, belonging to the suborder FucaceƦ.
    • brown algae with rounded bladders creating dense floating public in tropical Atlantic oceans like in the Sargasso water

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