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  • n. Alternative form of oarweed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as oarweed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Seaweed; sea-wrack, used as manure on the coasts of Cornwall and of Scotland, etc.


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  • A hound kept beside her, shivering and now and then lowering his muzzle to sniff the oreweed, as if the brine of it puzzled him: a beast in shape somewhat like our grey-hounds, but longer and taller, and coated like a wolf.

    Old Fires and Profitable Ghosts


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