Meaning of kelp
Pronunciation: (kelp), [key]
- any large, brown, cold-water seaweed of the family Laminariaceae, used as food and in various manufacturing processes. See illus. under
- a bed or mass of such seaweeds.
- the ash of these seaweeds.
- to burn these seaweeds for their ash.
- kelp (Thesaurus)