Definition of arame in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈarəmi


[mass noun]
  • An edible Pacific seaweed with broad brown leaves which is used in Japanese cookery.
    • Ecklonia bicyclis, class Phaeophyceae
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    • Shredded carrots are soused in soy sauce and mixed with sesame seeds, coriander and arame, a Japanese algae seaweed product.
    • Like arame, brown algae called hijiki are used as an ingredient in soups or other slowly cooked or simmered dishes, although characterized by a slightly bitter flavor.
    • Chewy tender arame, the mildest of sea vegetables, supplies dietary fiber and a wealth of vitamins and minerals.

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