Note: When two words are used together to get a new meaning, a compound word is formed. Example: Sea+Weed= Seaweed.
One of many sea plants and algae, such as seaweed.
Algae are aquatic plants, especially saltwater algae. An example of algae is kelp.
A compound word is a union of two or more words, either with or without a hyphen. It conveys a unity idea that is not conveyed as clearly or quickly by the unconnected sequential parts of the word.
Answer: coast, shells are the compound words.
The noun seaweed can be countable or uncountable. In more general, commonly used contexts, the plural form will also be seaweed. However, in more specific contexts, the plural form can also be algae, e.g. pertaining to different types of algae or a collection of algae.
Definition of seaweed
1 : a mass or growth of seaweed. 2 : a plant growing in the sea, in particular : a seaweed (e.g. seaweed)
Algae contain many antioxidants in the form of certain vitamins (A, C and E) and protective pigments. It contains a decent amount of iodine, a trace mineral vital to thyroid health and function. Some seaweeds such as B. purple kelp also contain a good amount of B12.
SEAWEED is a valid Scrabble word.
Climate change-related downpours increase runoff. Saharan dust clouds stretching thousands of miles across the Atlantic also contributed to this explosion of Sargassum algae. The dust contains iron, nitrogen and phosphorus that fertilize plankton and algal blooms.
When two words are used together to create a new meaning, a compound is formed. Compound words can be written in three ways: as open compounds (written as two words, e.g. ice cream), closed compounds (joined into a single word, e.g. long term).
Here are examples of compound nouns formed from pairs of different parts of speech: noun + noun: lunch, friend, milkman, fireman, hatrack, heartbreak. Verb + noun: jailbreak, haircut, term, turntable, sweatshirt, buzzkill. Adjective + noun: smartphone, bluebird, redhead, greenhouse.
Compound nouns sometimes consist of one word, like toothpaste, haircut, or bedroom. These are often referred to as closed or fixed compound nouns. Sometimes compound nouns are joined with a hyphen: dry cleaning, daughter-in-law, and well-being are some examples of compound nouns with a hyphen.
Examples of compound nouns include washing machine, friend, dining table, public speaking, greenhouse, bus stop, firefly, soccer ball, full moon, spectator, chalkboard, software, breakfast, lookout tower, swimming pool, sunrise, upswing, haircut, train-spotting , check-out, mother-in-law, underworld, truck-full, bedroom, …
“Algae” is the common name for countless species of seaweed and algae that grow in the ocean, rivers, lakes, and other bodies of water.
Kelp is a large, brown seaweed that typically grows in shallow salt water near coastal areas around the world. You can eat it raw, cooked or as a powder and it is included in a number of dietary supplements.
Algae would be considered marine food, but not necessarily seafood. Algae are plants and algae, so no animals.