Definition of waterwort

  1. 1 :  a plant of the family Elatinaceae

  2. 2 :  a plant of the family Philydraceae

  3. 3 :  maidenhair spleenwort

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Origin and Etymology of waterwort

Middle English, from Old English wæterwyrt, from wæter water + wyrt wort — more at water, wort

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to cast off or become cast off

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