Amazon sword


variants or Amazon swordplant
: an aquatic or marsh herb (Echinodorus intermedius) used as a table centerpiece and in aquariums

Word History


from Amazon river

First Known Use

1948, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Amazon sword was in 1948

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“Amazon sword.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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