waterleaf

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noun wa·ter·leaf \ˈwȯ-tər-ˌlēf, ˈwä-\

Definition of waterleaf

plural

waterleafs

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  1. :  any of a genus (Hydrophyllum of the family Hydrophyllaceae, the waterleaf family) of perennial or biennial North American woodland herbs with lobed or pinnate toothed leaves and cymes of bell-shaped flowers

Circa 1760

First Known Use of waterleaf

circa 1760


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