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]

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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 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alga —   Limu (see Haw. Eng. entry and entries that follow it).   See lichen, moss, lettuce, seaweed.   Some fresh water algae: nehe, limu kalawai, līpala ō, līpālāwai, pala ō, pālāwai, pāwai, hulu īlio, ha ulelani, oha oha o …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • scum —   Hu a, hu ahu a.    ♦ A few scums: limu kalawai (pālāwai), pāwai, nehe …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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