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Noun: Irish moss  I-rish mós
  1. Dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America
    - carrageen, carageen, carragheen, Chondrus crispus

Type of: red algae

Part of: Chondrus, genus Chondrus

Encyclopedia: Irish moss