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Meaning of "oarweed" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD OARWEED

From earlier oreweed, from wore, from Old English wār seaweed + weed1.
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PRONUNCIATION OF OARWEED

oarweed  [ˈɔːˌwiːd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OARWEED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oarweed is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OARWEED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

oarweed

Laminaria digitata

Laminaria digitata is a large brown alga in the family Laminariaceae, also known by the common name Oarweed. It is found in the sublittoral zone of the northern Atlantic Ocean.

Definition of oarweed in the English dictionary

The definition of oarweed in the dictionary is any of various brown seaweeds, especially a kelp of the genus Laminaria, with long broad fronds, common below the low-water mark.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OARWEED


agueweed
ˈeɪɡjuːˌwiːd
bindweed
ˈbaɪndˌwiːd
blueweed
ˈbluːˌwiːd
burweed
ˈbɜːˌwiːd
chickweed
ˈtʃɪkˌwiːd
duckweed
ˈdʌkˌwiːd
hawkweed
ˈhɔːkˌwiːd
hogweed
ˈhɒɡˌwiːd
ironweed
ˈaɪənˌwiːd
knapweed
ˈnæpˌwiːd
knotweed
ˈnɒtˌwiːd
milkweed
ˈmɪlkˌwiːd
oreweed
ˈɔːˌwiːd
pigweed
ˈpɪɡˌwiːd
pokeweed
ˈpəʊkˌwiːd
ragweed
ˈræɡˌwiːd
seaweed
ˈsiːˌwiːd
shoreweed
ˈʃɔːˌwiːd
tarweed
ˈtɑːˌwiːd
tumbleweed
ˈtʌmbəlˌwiːd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OARWEED

oar
oarage
oared
oarfish
oarless
oarlike
oarlock
oarsman
oarsmanship
oarsmen
oarswoman
oary
OAS
oases
oasis
oast
oast house
Oastler
oat
oat grass

WORDS THAT END LIKE OARWEED

beggarweed
Berwick-upon-Tweed
bitterweed
brown seaweed
butterfly weed
butterweed
clearweed
deerweed
feverweed
fireweed
giant hogweed
Harris Tweed
Janjaweed
riverweed
silverweed
superweed
the weed
tweed
waterweed
weed

Synonyms and antonyms of oarweed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «oarweed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OARWEED

Find out the translation of oarweed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of oarweed from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «oarweed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

oarweed
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Oarweed
570 millions of speakers

English

oarweed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

oarweed
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

oarweed
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

oarweed
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Oarweed
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

oarswoman
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Oarweed
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Wanita oarswoman
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Oarweed
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

oarweed
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

oarweed
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Oarswoman
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

oarweed
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

oarswoman
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वासरे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kürekçi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Oarweed
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Oarweed
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

oarweed
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

oarweed
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

oarweed
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oarweed
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Oarweed
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Oarweed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oarweed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OARWEED»

The term «oarweed» is used very little and occupies the 190.935 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OARWEED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about oarweed

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OARWEED»

Discover the use of oarweed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oarweed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Botanical Arrangement Of All The Vegetables Naturally ...
Fringed 33 Cilktus Common turf le OARWEED. Leaves membranaeeous ; spear- shaped; pro- liferous : fringed — of a redd'jh colour. j. Fucus membranaceus rubens angustifolius, marginibus li- gulis armatis. Ra.'s Syn. 47. 2. Leaves broader ...
William Withering, 1776
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Reports of cases argued and determined in the Courts of ...
&c, entered into thes aid several closes, in which &c, so being 1 833. parts of the said shores of the sea, with their carts and ^Howe horses, and then and there gathered, took, and carried away ^ v- divers quantities of oarweed, and seaweed,  ...
Ireland. Court of King's Bench, John Congreve Alcock, Sir Joseph Napier, 1834
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Food from the Wild
Oarweed,. Tangle. or. Kelp. Laminaria digitata Dimensions: Blade 1-2m long and 30-50cm wide; stalk 10-40cm long and 1-2cm diameter. Occurrence: All year. Habitat and Distribution: Rocky shores from the lowest spring tide mark down to a  ...
Ian Burrows, 2005
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British Seashells
It is small, but very colourful and for many years was assumed to live only on the fragile stalks of oarweed (Laminaria) until, in 1788, it was discovered that the largest specimens were to be found buried inside the seaweed's sturdy holdfast ( i.e. ...
Paul Chambers, 2009
5
Kim Il Sung: works
fishery stations can produce large amounts of things like kelp and oarweed. During summer months the fishery stations on the east coast must continue with their search for shoals and fishing operations and at the same time cultivate kelp,  ...
Il-sŏng Kim, 1991
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The Complete SAS Survival Manual
Dabberlocks OARWEED (Laminaria digitata) An inhabitant of temperate Atlantic and Baltic coasts, the oarweed is found in the zone from the lowtide line towater45 metres (13 16 feet) deep. It grows on rocks and stones, oftenin large colonies.
Barry Davies, 2013
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Herbal Principles in Cosmetics: Properties and Mechanisms of ...
oaRweed Scientific name: Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J. V. Lamouroux Class: Phaeophyceae (brown algae) Family: Laminariaceae Parts used: Dried fronds Features Brown alga of large size, up to 2 m in length, consisting of a holdfast and a ...
Bruno Burlando, Luisella Verotta, Laura Cornara, 2010
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Frommer's Maine Coast Day by Day
Turn sharply right on Oarweed Rd. and continue 1⁄4 mile (.4km) to 2 ☆ Perkins Cove. Marginal Way might be more picturesque, but Perkins Cove is the “scene” in Ogunquit, and it's a must-visit—if you can find parking. An attractive collage of ...
Paul Karr, 2010
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A Complete and Universal English Dictionary: Including Not ...
The sea oak is a species of oarweed, found on rocks and stones in the sea. OA' KAPPLE, s. a kind of spungy excrescence on the oak. OA'KEN, a. [<ecan, Sax.] made of oak. OAKENPIN, s. a sort of apple. OA'KHAMPTON, a town of Devonshire, ...
James Barclay, William Shorton, 1824
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The Life of Plants
The young plant forms a stem and a frond, which broadens into the familiar oarweed. At the junction of the two, where maximum strength might be expected, there is the growing region. It adds to the length of the stem and chiefly to the length ...
E. J. H. Corner, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OARWEED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term oarweed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Highland scientists highlight the beauty of seaweed
“We have an ambition to serve crisps made out of oarweed to MSPs to show them what potential it has as a product. “There is a huge ... «Aberdeen Press and Journal, Jul 15»
2
Icelandirect's New Softgel Products Meet Dietary Supplement …
Cod Liver Oil, Fish Oil Salmon Oil Get more info... Powders. Saithe Bladderwrack Saithe Oarweed Get more info... Icelandirect provides: ... «PR Web, May 15»
3
Rich harvest of the storm
In the winter I'd watched as the fresh oarweed, as it is sometimes known, was gathered from the beach. Some stems were easily picked up from ... «The Guardian, Apr 15»
4
There's one fundamental problem with a Google executive's claim …
Take the oarweed, a type of algae. Like hydra, oarweed doesn't age — it's just as likely to die at age 7 as it is at 7 months. But oarweed doesn't ... «Business Insider, Mar 15»
5
WIN! Dr. Batra's Product Hampers
... Dr Batra's Sun protection cream (Echninacea naturally blocks the skin from harmful sun-rays), Dr Batra's Natural anti acne cream (Oarweed ... «Masala.com, Sep 14»
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Dr. Batra's® Healthcare Enters 1 Billion AED Hair and Skincare …
... naturally protects the skin from harmful sun-rays), Dr Batra's natural anti acne cream (contains Oarweed that protects from ageing and Kombu ... «PR Newswire, Sep 14»
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MISERY? What misery?
Forests of swaying kelp and oarweed give way to a remarkable seascape that appears to be getting brighter with depth. It's the ghostly white of dead men's ... «Divernet, Sep 14»
8
Harvesting Seaweed the HARD Way
Nori (used in our facial scrub) is located right at this point but to harvest dulse, sugar kelp, and oarweed I have to go a little further. Sugar kelp is ... «PenBayPilot.com, Mar 14»
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Why Do We Age? A 46-Species Comparison
Same goes for the species that don't age at all. Oarweed, for example, has a near-constant level of mortality over its life and lives about eight ... «National Geographic, Dec 13»
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Laverbread: Some like it hot
There are a number of types considered edible, including dulse, sea lettuce and oarweed, each with its own distinct flavour, like the different ... «WalesOnline, Jul 12»

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