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 for Carrageen
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Carrageen \Car"ra*geen`\, Carrigeen \Car"ri*geen`\, n.
     A small, purplish, branching, cartilaginous seaweed
     ({Chondrus crispus), which, when bleached, is the Irish
     moss of commerce. [Also written carragheen, carageen.]
     [1913 Webster] Carrageenan

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  carrageen
      n 1: dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe
           and North America [syn: Irish moss, carrageen,
           carageen, carragheen, Chondrus crispus]

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