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water shield

or wa·ter·shield (wô′tə-shēld′, wŏt′ər-)
n.
1. A cosmopolitan aquatic herb (Brasenia schreberi) having floating elliptic or ovate leaves and a gelatinous coating on the stems and the undersides of the leaves.
2. Any of several fanworts.

water shield

n
1. (Plants) a North American nymphaeaceous plant, Brasenia schreberi, with floating oval leaves and purple flowers
2. (Plants) any of several similar and related plants of the genus Cabomba

wa′ter shield`


n.
1. an aquatic plant, Brasenia schreberi, of the water lily family, having purple flowers, floating, elliptic leaves, and a jellylike coating on the underwater stems and roots.
2. a fanwort, esp. Cabomba caroliniana.
[1810–20]
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