Ceratopteris

noun
water ferns
Syn: ↑genus Ceratopteris
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Parkeriaceae, ↑family Parkeriaceae

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\\ˌserəˈtäptərə̇s\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from cerat- + -pteris
: a genus of aquatic ferns (family Parkeriaceae) having leaves in rosettes, the sterile floating or emergent, the fertile more erect and with margins revolute over the sporangia

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  • ceratopteris — cer·a·top·te·ris …   English syllables

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