[fyoo-koid] /ˈfyu kɔɪd/
resembling or related to seaweeds of the genus Fucus.
a fucoid seaweed.
of, relating to, or resembling seaweeds of the genus Fucus
any seaweed of the genus Fucus
fucose fu·cose (fyōō’kōs’) n. An aldose present in the polysaccharides associated with some blood groups.
fucosidosis fu·co·si·do·sis (fyōō-kō’sĭ-dō’sĭs) n. An inherited metabolic storage disease caused by a deficiency of alpha-fucosidase and the accumulation of glycolipids that contain fructose, and marked by progressive neurologic deterioration, spasticity, tremor, and mild skeletal changes.
[fyoo-koh-zan-thin] /ˌfyu koʊˈzæn θɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. a brown carotenoid pigment occurring in brown algae, diatoms, and dinoflagellates. /ˌfjuːkəʊˈzænθɪn/ noun 1. a carotenoid pigment that gives brown algae and diatoms their colour: functions in photosynthesis. Formula: C40H56O6 or C40H60O6 fucoxanthin (fy’kō-zān’thĭn) A brown or olive-green carotenoid pigment, C40H60O6, found in brown algae.
[fyoo-kuh s] /ˈfyu kəs/ noun, plural fuci [fyoo-sahy] /ˈfyu saɪ/ (Show IPA), fucuses. 1. any olive-brown seaweed or alga of the genus Fucus, having branching fronds and often air bladders. /ˈfjuːkəs/ noun (pl) -ci (-saɪ), -cuses 1. any seaweed of the genus Fucus, common in the intertidal regions of many shores and typically having greenish-brown […]