What does fucus vesiculosus mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bladderwrack, black rockweed, bladder fucus, tang, Fucus vesiculosus(noun)

    a common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure


  1. Fucus vesiculosus

    Fucus vesiculosus, known by the common name bladder wrack or bladderwrack, is a seaweed found on the coasts of the North Sea, the western Baltic Sea, and the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, also known by the common names black tang, rockweed, bladder fucus, sea oak, black tany, cut weed, dyers fucus, red fucus, and rock wrack. It was the original source of iodine, discovered in 1811, and was used extensively to treat goitre, a swelling of the thyroid gland related to iodine deficiency.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fucus vesiculosus in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fucus vesiculosus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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