Limu Lipoa
Limu Li"mu (l[=e]"m[=oo]), n. (Bot.) The Hawaiian name for seaweeds. Over sixty kinds are used as food, and have species names, as {Limu Lipoa}, {Limu palawai}, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • Limu — Li mu (l[=e] m[=oo]), n. (Bot.) The Hawaiian name for seaweeds. Over sixty kinds are used as food, and have species names, as {Limu Lipoa}, {Limu palawai}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Limu palawai — Limu Li mu (l[=e] m[=oo]), n. (Bot.) The Hawaiian name for seaweeds. Over sixty kinds are used as food, and have species names, as {Limu Lipoa}, {Limu palawai}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seaweed —   Limu, lī . See Haw. Eng. entries and the entries that follow them for various kinds. Limu and lī are sometimes omitted. Some names vary according to islands. See lists below, also moss, scum, sea lettuce, vagabond.    ♦ Ball of seaweed, as sold …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • moss —   Limu (for various kinds, see Haw. Eng. entry and entries that follow it).   Also: ēkaha, hinihini ula, huluhulu a īlio, huluhulu a Ka au hele moa, iliohe, kalauipo, līpoa kuahiwi, mākole mākōpi i (mākōpi i, maka ōpi i, kala makapi i), ōnohiawa …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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