a coarse, olive-brown, branching seaweed, Sargassum bacciferum, common in the Gulf Stream and tropical American seas, characterized by numerous berrylike air vessels.
any seaweed of the same genus.
any brown seaweed of the genus Sargassum, esp S. bacciferum, having air bladders and forming dense floating masses in tropical Atlantic waters, esp the Gulf Stream Also called sargasso, sargasso weed
noun 1. a form of socialism developed in England in the 20th century, emphasizing decentralization of industry and services with control to be vested in autonomous guilds of workers. noun 1. a form of socialism advocated in Britain in the early 20th century. Industry was to be owned by the state but managed and controlled […]
[gildz-muh n] /ˈgɪldz mən/ noun, plural guildsmen. 1. a member of a . /ˈɡɪldzmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. a man who is a member of a guild
[guhl-uh-buh l] /ˈgʌl ə bəl/ adjective 1. easily deceived or cheated. /ˈɡʌləbəl/ adjective 1. easily taken in or tricked adj. 1825, apparently a back-formation from gullibility. Gullable is attested from 1818.
[guhl-uh] /ˈgʌl ə/ noun 1. a member of a population of black Americans inhabiting the Sea Islands and the coastal regions of South Carolina, Georgia, and northeastern Florida. 2. a creolized form of English spoken by the Gullahs, containing many words and grammatical features derived from African languages. /ˈɡʌlə/ noun 1. (pl) -lahs, -lah. a […]