plural noun Hy·dro·char·i·ta·ce·ae

Definition of Hydrocharitaceae

  1. :  a family of very simple widely distributed nearly stemless aquatic herbs (order Naiadales) with a 6-parted perianth and somewhat fleshy fruit — see elodea, vallisneriaceae



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Origin and Etymology of hydrocharitaceae

New Latin, from Hydrocharit-, Hydrocharis, type genus + -aceae

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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