Laver vs Wakame - What's the difference?

laver | wakame |


As nouns the difference between laver and wakame

is that laver is a red alga of the genus porphyra or laver can be a basin for washing while wakame is , an edible seaweed.

laver

English

Etymology 1

From (etyl) (see below).

Noun

  • A red alga of the genus Porphyra .
  • Etymology 2

    From (etyl) laveoir, from (etyl) lavatorium. Compare (lavatory).

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A basin for washing.
  • * , II.xii:
  • Infinit streames continually did well / Out of this fountaine, sweet and faire to see, / The which into an ample lauer fell
  • One who laves; a washer.
  • That which washes or cleanses.
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    wakame

    English

    (wikipedia wakame)

    Noun

    (-)
  • , an edible seaweed.
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