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Related to fanwort: Cabomba caroliniana
Any of several aquatic plants of the genus Cabomba, having finely divided, fanlike submersed leaves and entire, oval floating leaves. Also called cabomba.
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(Plants) an aquatic plant of the family Cabombaceae with fan-shaped leaves, often used in aquaria
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
any aquatic plant belonging to the genus Cabomba, of the water lily family, having very small flowers and submerged and floating leaves.
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|Noun||1.||fanwort - common aquatic plant of eastern North America having floating and submerged leaves and white yellow-spotted flowers|
water lily - an aquatic plant of the family Nymphaeaceae
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