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  • n. A complex mixture of several substances extracted from the seaweed Irish moss.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A complex mixture of several substances extracted from Irish moss.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A compound obtained from Irish moss, obtained by boiling carrageen.

Etymologies

French goemon seaweed. (Wiktionary)

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