bladderwort

noun blad·der·wort \ ˈbla-dər-ˌwərt , -ˌwȯrt \

Definition of bladderwort

: any of a genus (Utricularia of the family Lentibulariaceae, the bladderwort family) of chiefly aquatic plants having leaves with tiny saclike structures to trap small invertebrates

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