laver

Definitions of laver
  1. noun
    (Old Testament) large basin used by a priest in an ancient Jewish temple to perform ritual ablutions
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    type of:
    basin
    a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids
  2. noun
    edible red seaweeds
    synonyms: red laver
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    type of:
    red algae
    marine algae in which the chlorophyll is masked by a red or purplish pigment; source of agar and carrageenan
  3. noun
    seaweed with edible translucent crinkly green fronds
    synonyms: sea lettuce
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    type of:
    chlorophyte, green algae
    algae that are clear green in color; often growing on wet ricks or damp wood or the surface of stagnant water
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