Hydrophyllum

noun
Hy·​dro·​phyl·​lum

Definition of Hydrophyllum

: a genus of North American herbs (family Hydrophyllaceae) having lobed or pinnate deeply and sharply toothed leaves and bell-shaped cymose flowers

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History and Etymology for Hydrophyllum

New Latin, from hydr- + -phyllum

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“Hydrophyllum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hydrophyllum. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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