frogbit family

noun
simple nearly stemless freshwater aquatic plants; widely distributed
Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family
Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadales, ↑order Naiadales, ↑Alismales, ↑order Alismales
Member Meronyms:

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noun or frog's-bit family

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frogbit family,
a widely distributed group of monocotyledonous aquatic herbs which either grow below the water or float on the surface. The family includes the waterweed, tape grass, and eelgrass.

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  • family Hydrocharidaceae — noun simple nearly stemless freshwater aquatic plants; widely distributed • Syn: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrocharidaceae, ↑frogbit family, ↑frog s bit family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Hydrocharitaceae — noun simple nearly stemless freshwater aquatic plants; widely distributed • Syn: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrocharidaceae, ↑family Hydrocharidaceae, ↑frogbit family, ↑frog s bit family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • frog's-bit family — noun simple nearly stemless freshwater aquatic plants; widely distributed • Syn: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrocharidaceae, ↑family Hydrocharidaceae, ↑frogbit family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • liliopsid family — noun family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑monocot family • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot family, ↑Juncaceae, ↑family Juncaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • monocot family — noun family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑liliopsid family • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot family, ↑Juncaceae, ↑family Juncace …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hydrocharis — noun frogbit • Syn: ↑genus Hydrocharis • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Limnobium — noun American frogbit • Syn: ↑genus Limnobium • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Hydrocharis — noun frogbit • Syn: ↑Hydrocharis • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrocharidace …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Limnobium — noun American frogbit • Syn: ↑Limnobium • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrochar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hydrocharis morsus-ranae — ID 41325 Symbol Key HYMO6 Common Name common frogbit Family Hydrocharitaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution NY Growth Habit Forb/herb Durat …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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