waterweed


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Waterweed \Wa"ter*weed`\, n. (Bot.)
   See Anacharis.
   [1913 Webster]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Anacharis \An*ach"a*ris\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. 'ana` up + xa`ris
   grace.] (Bot.)
   A fresh-water weed of the frog's-bit family
   (Hydrocharidaceae), native to America. Transferred to
   England it became an obstruction to navigation. Called also
   waterweed and water thyme.
   [1913 Webster] Anachoret
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