Limnodium spongia

noun
American plant with roundish heart-shaped or kidney-shaped leaves; usually rooted in muddy bottoms of ponds and ditches
Syn: ↑American frogbit
Member Holonyms: ↑Limnobium, ↑genus Limnobium

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  • American frogbit — noun American plant with roundish heart shaped or kidney shaped leaves; usually rooted in muddy bottoms of ponds and ditches • Syn: ↑Limnodium spongia • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic plant, ↑water plant, ↑hydrophyte, ↑hydrophytic plant • M …   Useful english dictionary

  • aquatic plant — noun a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth • Syn: ↑water plant, ↑hydrophyte, ↑hydrophytic plant • Derivationally related forms: ↑hydrophytic (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • hydrophytic plant — noun a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth • Syn: ↑aquatic plant, ↑water plant, ↑hydrophyte • Derivationally related forms: ↑hydrophytic (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • water plant — noun a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth • Syn: ↑aquatic plant, ↑hydrophyte, ↑hydrophytic plant • Derivationally related forms: ↑hydrophytic (for …   Useful english dictionary

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