Definitions

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  • n. A yellowish colouring matter found in certain algae.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A yellowish coloring matter found in certain algæ.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A yellow coloring matter: same as diatomin.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek, seaweed + yellow.

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