hydrophyte

noun
hy·​dro·​phyte | \ˈhī-drə-ˌfīt \

Definition of hydrophyte 

: a plant that grows either partly or totally submerged in water also : a plant growing in waterlogged soil

Other Words from hydrophyte

hydrophytic \ˌhī-​drə-​ˈfi-​tik \ adjective

First Known Use of hydrophyte

1832, in the meaning defined above

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