from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of dicotyledonous plants, the water-milfoil, belonging to the polypetalous order Halorageæ, characterized by an ovary with two or four deep furrows.
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- n. chiefly monoecious and usually aquatic herbs (as the milfoils)
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