Definition of Nereocystis

1. n. A genus of gigantic seaweeds.



Medical Definition of Nereocystis

1. A genus of gigantic seaweeds. Nereocystis Lutkeana, of the North Pacific, has a stem many fathoms long, terminating in a great vesicle, which is crowned with a tuft of long leaves. The stem is used by the Alaskans for fishing lines. Origin: NL. See Nereid, and Cyst. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nereocystis

nerdo
nerdom
nerds
nerdsome
nerdtastic
nerdy
nerehonde
nereid
nereides
nereidian
nereidians
nereids
nereis
nereites
nerelimomab
nereocystis (current term)
nerf
nerf ball
nerf bar
nerf bars
nerf net
nerf nets
nerfed
nerfing
nerfling
nerflings
nerfs
nerine

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