waterwort

noun

Definition of waterwort

1 : a plant of the family Elatinaceae
2 : a plant of the family Philydraceae

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History and Etymology for waterwort

Middle English, from Old English wæterwyrt, from wæter water + wyrt wort

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“Waterwort.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/waterwort. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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