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Meaning of LAMINARIA

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  type genus of the family Laminariaceae: perennial brown kelps
 

LAMINARIA is a 9 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: genus Laminaria
 
 See Also: family Laminariaceae, kelp, Laminariaceae, protoctist genus

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lam`i*na"ri*a\, n. [NL. See {Lamina}.] (Bot.)
A genus of great seaweeds with long and broad fronds; kelp,
or devil's apron. The fronds commonly grow in clusters, and
are sometimes from thirty to fifty feet in length. See
Illust. of {Kelp}.

 

 

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