kelp

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Etymology[edit]

14th c., from Middle English culpe, from Latin [[1]] (fault, blame), stemming from *kʷolpā (“wrong, mistake”), from Proto-Italic *kʷolp-eh₂ (“bend, turn”), from *kʷelp-.[1]

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kelp (countable and uncountable, plural kelps)

  1. Any of several large brown seaweeds (order Laminariales).
  2. The calcined ashes of seaweed, formerly used in glass and iodine manufacture.

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Noun[edit]

kelp m (plural kelps)

  1. Alternative form of quelpo