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dulse

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Pronunciation: /dʌls
 
/

Definition of dulse in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A dark red edible seaweed with flattened branching fronds.
  • Rhodymenia palmata, division Rhodophyta.
Example sentences
  • Good sources include sea fish, sea vegetables (kelp, dulse, hijiki, nori and kombu) and iodized salt.
  • This includes various seaweeds such as kelp or dulse, certain mineral salts such as sodium sulfate (Glauber's salts) and certain plants.
  • Kelp, dulse and sodium alginate are excellent as toxic-chelators to eliminate them from the body.

Origin

early 17th century: from Irish and Scottish Gaelic duileasg.

Words that rhyme with dulse

convulse, pulse

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