Limnobium

noun
Lim·​no·​bi·​um | \ limˈnōbēəm \

Definition of Limnobium

: a genus of American aquatic herbs (family Hydrocharitaceae) that have flowers with spathes — see frogbit sense 2

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History and Etymology for Limnobium

New Latin, from Greek limnobion, neuter of limnobios living in a lake, from limn- + bios mode of life

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“Limnobium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Limnobium. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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