sloke
Laver La"ver (l[=a]"v[~e]r), n. The fronds of certain marine alg[ae] used as food, and for making a sauce called laver sauce. Green laver is the {Ulva latissima}; purple laver, {Porphyra laciniata} and {Porphyra vulgaris}. It is prepared by stewing, either alone or with other vegetables, and with various condiments; -- called also {sloke}, or {sloakan}. [1913 Webster]

{Mountain laver} (Bot.), a reddish gelatinous alga of the genus {Palmella}, found on the sides of mountains [1913 Webster]


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  • sloke — (sl[=o]k), n. (Bot.) See {sloakan}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sloke — /slohk/, n. 1. algae or seaweed. 2. scum or slime, esp. on a body of water. [1425 75; earlier slawk, late ME slauk, of uncert. orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • sloke — noun or sloak ˈs(h)lōk ( s) Etymology: Irish sleabhac 1. : any of various edible marine algae (as sea lettuce, red laver, and …   Useful english dictionary

  • green sloke — Green Green (gr[=e]n), a. [Compar. {Greener} (gr[=e]n [ e]r); superl. {Greenest.}] [OE. grene, AS. gr[=e]ne; akin to D. groen, OS. gr[=o]ni, OHG. gruoni, G. gr[ u]n, Dan. & Sw. gr[ o]n, Icel. gr[ae]nn; fr. the root of E. grow. See {Grow.}] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • green sloke — noun : sea lettuce …   Useful english dictionary

  • Стобеус, Килиан — Килиан Стобеус швед. Kilian Stobæus …   Википедия

  • Шталь, Кристиан Эрнст — Кристиан Эрнст Шталь нем. Christian Ernst Stahl Дата рождения: 21 июня 1848(1848 06 2 …   Википедия

  • slók — a o prid. (ọ̑ ọ) 1. knjiž. velik in suh: slok moški; mlado sloko dekle / razmerje med višino in težo pri slokih in čokatih ljudeh / sloki stebri vitki; visoke sloke smreke 2. nar. suh, shujšan: zaradi bolezni je zelo sloka; bil je srednje velik …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • Arisaema Dracontium — Green Green (gr[=e]n), a. [Compar. {Greener} (gr[=e]n [ e]r); superl. {Greenest.}] [OE. grene, AS. gr[=e]ne; akin to D. groen, OS. gr[=o]ni, OHG. gruoni, G. gr[ u]n, Dan. & Sw. gr[ o]n, Icel. gr[ae]nn; fr. the root of E. grow. See {Grow.}] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C aestivus — Green Green (gr[=e]n), a. [Compar. {Greener} (gr[=e]n [ e]r); superl. {Greenest.}] [OE. grene, AS. gr[=e]ne; akin to D. groen, OS. gr[=o]ni, OHG. gruoni, G. gr[ u]n, Dan. & Sw. gr[ o]n, Icel. gr[ae]nn; fr. the root of E. grow. See {Grow.}] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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