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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. A monotypic family of aquatic plants having narrow leaves and small flowers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An order of monocotyledonous water-plants, of the series Apocarpe√¶, typified by the genus Naias, and characterized by a free ovary without envelops or with a herbaceous perianth, usually of two or four segments.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. monotypic family of aquatic plants having narrow leaves and small flowers

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