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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A genus of protoctist.

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  • Porphyra cultivation has recently become a large mariculture industry.
  • Dietary Porphyra is also reported to reduce cholesterol levels in blood.
  • The most commonly eaten marine plants arc species of Porphyra, Laminaria,
  • Nori (Porphyra), a popular edible seaweed, is farmed on submerged nets in Japan. for more
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