Potamogetonaceae

plural noun
Pot·​a·​mo·​ge·​to·​na·​ce·​ae

Definition of Potamogetonaceae

: a family of aquatic herbs (order Naiadales) having floating or submerged leaves, simple flowers without a perianth, and a fruit like a nut or a drupe

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Other Words from Potamogetonaceae

potamogetonaceous \ ¦⸗⸗⸗¦⸗⸗¦nāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Potamogetonaceae

New Latin, from Potamogeton, type genus + -aceae

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“Potamogetonaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Potamogetonaceae. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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