water-shield family


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Noun1.water-shield family - in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the genera Cabomba and Brasenia
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Cabomba, genus Cabomba - alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae; a small genus of American aquatic plants
Brasenia, genus Brasenia - alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae