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water shield

noun

Definition of WATER SHIELD

:  an aquatic herb (Brasenia schreberi) having floating oval leaves with a gelatinous coating and small dull purple flowers; also :  any of a related genus (Cabomba)

First Known Use of WATER SHIELD

circa 1818

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