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  • n. A large blackish seaweed Ecklonia buccinalis, of the Southern Ocean, having a hollow and expanding stem and a pinnate frond.
  • n. Any large marine univalve shell of the genus Triton.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A great blackish seaweed of the Southern Ocean, having a hollow and expanding stem and a pinnate frond, sometimes twenty feet long.
  • Any large marine univalve shell of the genus Triton. See Triton.
  • n. a great seaweed (Ecklonia buccinalis) of the Southern Ocean. It has a long, hollow stem, enlarging upwards, which may be made into a kind of trumpet, and is used for many purposes.

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