Nymphoides

noun Nym·phoi·des \nimˈfȯidēz\

Definition of Nymphoides

  1. :  a genus of aquatic herbs (family Menyanthaceae) mostly of tropical regions and having floating round or cordate leaves and small yellow or white umbellate flowers — see floating heart

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Origin and Etymology of nymphoides

New Latin, from nymph- + Latin -oides -oid


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