Definition of sargasso in English:

sargasso

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

noun

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

Origin

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

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