Fucoid meaning

fyo͝okoid
Of or belonging to the order Fucales, which includes brown algae such as gulfweed and rockweed.
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A member of the order Fucales.
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A fossilized cast or impression of such an organism.
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Of or like seaweed, esp. rockweed.
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A seaweed; esp., rockweed.
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Resembling or relating to seaweeds of the genus Fucus.
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Of sandstone: containing seaweed-like markings.
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A fucoid seaweed.
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Origin of fucoid

  • fuc(us) –oid

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Ancient Greek φῦκος (phūkos, “seaweed”).

    From Wiktionary