Definition of sargasso in English:


Line breaks: sar|gasso
Pronunciation: /sɑːˈgasəʊ
(also sargasso weed)


another term for sargassum.
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  • Fishing produced little to eat; the only life seemed to be sea turtles, an occasional whale, and the Sargasso weed itself.


late 16th century: from Portuguese sargaço, of unknown origin.

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