Algae vs Vegetable - What's the difference?
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Algae is a related term of vegetable.
As nouns the difference between algae and vegetable
is that algae
) while vegetable
is any plant.
As an adjective vegetable is
of or relating to plants.
(biology) Any of many aquatic photosynthetic organisms, whose size ranges from a single cell to giant kelps and whose form is very diverse; some are eukaryotic and some prokaryotic; includes the seaweeds.
* (term) is a non-standard plural.
A plant raised for some edible part of it, such as the leaves, roots, fruit or flowers, but excluding any plant considered to be a fruit, grain, or spice in the culinary sense.
The edible part of such a plant.
(figuratively, derogatory) A person whose brain (or, infrequently, body) has been damaged so that they cannot interact with the surrounding environment; a brain-dead person.
* (derogatory term for a person with brain damage) cabbage
Of or relating to plants.
Of or relating to vegetables.