water flower

noun

Definition of water flower

: scum formed on the surface of a body of water by a bloom (see bloom entry 2 sense 1d) of plankton usually used in plural

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History and Etymology for water flower

Middle English water flour, from water + flour flower

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“Water flower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20flower. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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