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Definition of Bladder wrack
Bladder wrackBladder Blad"der, n. [OE. bladder, bleddre, AS. bl?dre,
bl?ddre; akin to Icel. bla?ra, SW. bl["a]ddra, Dan. bl[ae]re,
D. blaar, OHG. bl[=a]tara the bladder in the body of animals,
G. blatter blister, bustule; all fr. the same root as AS.
bl[=a]wan, E. blow, to puff. See Blow to puff.]
1. (Anat.) A bag or sac in animals, which serves as the
receptacle of some fluid; as, the urinary bladder; the
gall bladder; -- applied especially to the urinary
bladder, either within the animal, or when taken out and
inflated with air.
2. Any vesicle or blister, especially if filled with air, or
a thin, watery fluid.
3. (Bot.) A distended, membranaceous pericarp.
4. Anything inflated, empty, or unsound. ``To swim with
bladders of philosophy.' --Rochester.
Bladder nut, or Bladder tree (Bot.), a genus of plants
(Staphylea) with bladderlike seed pods.
Bladder pod (Bot.), a genus of low herbs (Vesicaria) with
inflated seed pods.
Bladdor senna (Bot.), a genus of shrubs (Colutea), with
membranaceous, inflated pods.
Bladder worm (Zo["o]l.), the larva of any species of
tapeworm (T[ae]nia), found in the flesh or other parts
of animals. See Measle, Cysticercus.
Bladder wrack (Bot.), the common black rock weed of the
seacoast (Fucus nodosus and F. vesiculosus) -- called
also bladder tangle. See Wrack.
Meaning of Bladder wrack from wikipedia
- common names bladder wrack
tang, rockweed, bladder
fucus, sea oak, black
tany, cut weed, dyers
fucus, red fucus, and rock wrack
is a seaweed
- s****lines. "Bladder wrack
", Fucus vesiculosus
", Pelvetia canaliculata
", Ascophyllum nodosum
" or "flat wrack
- common names include edible
kelp, bull kelp, bullwhip
kelp, bladder wrack
, and variations
names. It forms thick
beds on rocks, and is...
L. – toothed wrack
* Fucus spermophorus
L. Fucus spiralis
L. – spiral wrack
* Fucus tendo
L. Fucus vesiculosus
L. – bladder wrack
of seaweed, diatoms and debris, with a particular fondness
for bladder wrack
(Fucus vesiculosus). L. oceanica individuals
live for 21⁄2–3 years...
when out of water. It lives primarily
on toothed wrack
(Fucus serratus) and bladder wrack
(Fucus vesiculosus), but is also found
on the basal
minor), Antarctic Bladder wrack
Blue carbon – The carbon captured
by the world's coastal ocean ecosystems Durvillaea Wrack
zone Sea lettuce
Ulva (sea lettuce) Irish
moss (Chondrus crispus) Pylaiella
(mung) bladder wrack knotted wrack codium fragile
(dead man's fingers)...
- Lewin finds inspiration
for her artwork
in natural objects
on the North Norfolk
coast, like this bladder wrack
- Codium tomentosum Bladder wrack
, Fucus vesiculosus Channelled wrack
, Pelvetia canaliculata Knotted wrack
, Ascophyllum nodosum Spiral wrack
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