Definition of Bladder fucus

1. Noun. A common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure.

Exact synonyms: Black Rockweed, Bladderwrack, Fucus Vesiculosus, Tang
Generic synonyms: Rockweed
Group relationships: Genus Fucus



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bladder Fucus

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bladded
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bladder fistula
bladder fucus (current term)
bladder infection
bladder inflammation
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Literary usage of Bladder fucus

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1. Glimpses of nature, and objects of interest described, during a visit to the by Jane Loudon (1848)
"BLADDER Fucus. TANGLE. a land plant, but it is merely attached to any stone or other object that it finds in the sea, to which it fixes itself by means of ..."

2. Medicinal Plants: Being Descriptions with Original Figures of the Principal ...by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen (1880)
"... but the drug was omitted from that volume in 1850. It was also official in other Pharmacopeias. It is commonly known as Bladder Wrack, bladder fucus, ..."

3. King's American Dispensatory by John King, Harvey Wickes Felter, John Uri Lloyd (1905)
"... Sea-wrack, or bladder fucus, is a common marine plant, growing upon the sea shores of Europe and America. Its substance is rather thick, but flexible ..."

4. Familiar Lectures on Botany: Explaining the Structure, Classification, and by Lincoln Phelps (1854)
"... (bladder fucus) ; here the air-bladders are mostly axillary, and at the sides of the midrib ; in some parts of Lapland it is boiled with meal, ..."

5. Glimpses of nature, and objects of interest described, during a visit to the by Jane Loudon (1848)
"BLADDER Fucus. TANGLE. a land plant, but it is merely attached to any stone or other object that it finds in the sea, to which it fixes itself by means of ..."

6. Medicinal Plants: Being Descriptions with Original Figures of the Principal ...by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen (1880)
"... but the drug was omitted from that volume in 1850. It was also official in other Pharmacopeias. It is commonly known as Bladder Wrack, bladder fucus, ..."

7. King's American Dispensatory by John King, Harvey Wickes Felter, John Uri Lloyd (1905)
"... Sea-wrack, or bladder fucus, is a common marine plant, growing upon the sea shores of Europe and America. Its substance is rather thick, but flexible ..."

8. Familiar Lectures on Botany: Explaining the Structure, Classification, and by Lincoln Phelps (1854)
"... (bladder fucus) ; here the air-bladders are mostly axillary, and at the sides of the midrib ; in some parts of Lapland it is boiled with meal, ..."

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