Definition of algose in English:

algose

adjective

rare
  • Covered with or full of seaweed or other algae; algous.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Nathan Bailey (d. 1742), lexicographer and schoolmaster. From classical Latin algōsus abounding in, or covered with, seaweed from alga seaweed + -ōsus.

Pronunciation

algose

/ˈalɡəʊs/