Fucoid



[fyoo-koid] /ˈfyu kɔɪd/

adjective
1.
resembling or related to seaweeds of the genus Fucus.
noun
2.
a fucoid seaweed.
/ˈfjuːkɔɪd/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling seaweeds of the genus Fucus
noun
2.
any seaweed of the genus Fucus

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