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water lily

noun

: a plant that grows in water with round, floating leaves and large flowers

Full Definition of WATER LILY

:  any of various aquatic plants (especially genera Nymphaea and Nuphar of the family Nymphaeaceae, the water-lily family) with floating leaves and usually showy flowers; broadly :  an aquatic plant (as a water hyacinth) with showy flowers

First Known Use of WATER LILY

14th century
WATER LILY Defined for Kids

water lily

noun

Definition of WATER LILY for Kids

:  a water plant with rounded floating leaves and showy often fragrant flowers
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