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wa·ter·weed

 (wô′tər-wēd′, wŏt′ər-)
n.
Any of various submersed aquatic plants, especially of the genera Elodea and Egeria.
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waterweed

(ˈwɔːtəˌwiːd)
n
1. (Plants) any of various weedy aquatic plants
2. (Plants) another name for pondweed2
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.waterweed - a weedy aquatic plant of genus Elodeawaterweed - a weedy aquatic plant of genus Elodea
ditchmoss, Elodea, genus Elodea, pondweed - submerged freshwater perennials
Canadian pondweed, Elodea canadensis - North American waterweed; widely naturalized in Europe
dense-leaved elodea, Egeria densa, Elodea densa - aquatic plant with deep green foliage useful to oxygenate an aquarium; sometimes placed in genus Egeria
aquatic plant, hydrophyte, hydrophytic plant, water plant - 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
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Translations

waterweed

[ˈwɔːtəˈwiːd] Nalga f
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I intended to limit this list to books written for adults and first published in English, and did so, with the exception of Jeanne Hyvrard's Waterweed in the Wash-Houses (1977; Eng.
Meal of the blue mussel (Mytilus edulis) and waterweed (WW) (Elodea spp.) have been identified as alternative feed resources and potential diet components to improve Astacus astacus feed, as mussels and WW belong to the natural food spectrum (Huner 1994, Hager 2003, Fureder 2009).
It planted the waterweed, tape grass, and so forth.
In the pool in the garden below, carp swim beneath the surface-- Flashes of white in the murky green Their bellies slick and wet-- The tickle of waterweed The soft wet moss-- The curve of your neck, your fingertips The rustle of silk undone-- Your mouth, your tongue Your lips, the taste of your lips, salt, wet The warmth of your breath against my skin And I am seized with sudden longing.
This Saturday and Sunday (April 12 and 13) the focus is on fisheries and agriculture, including the Catch a Fish game and a waterweed tank, demonstrating life found in water.
The proportion of funds spent on freshwater plants increased during the study period because of recent discoveries of Western waterweed (Elodea nuttallii) in several locations in Alaska.