/ˈstræpwid/ (say 'strapweed)

a seagrass, Posidonia australis, with short straplike leaves; found in marine estuaries of central and southern NSW.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • seagrass — /ˈsigras / (say seegrahs) noun any of various marine plants of temperate seas, as eelgrass, strapweed or paddleweed. Seagrasses are flowering plants, and not algae as is seaweed. Like terrestrial plants, seagrasses have roots, leaves, flowers and …   Australian English dictionary

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