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sargasso weed 

The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea
M. V. AngelM. V. Angel

is a brown seaweed (Sargassum natans) which is a member of a genus with 150 species, nearly all of which live attached to the seabed in shallow water. Sargasso weed is the exception in that it is found floating freely in the tropical oceans, particularly in the Sargasso Sea where it gathers in large accumulations in the centre of a great ... ...

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