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  • n. duckweed

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Duckweed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The popular name of several species of Lemna and Wolffia, natural order Lemnaceœ, plants growing in ditches and shallow water, floating on the surface, and eaten by ducks and geese. See Lemna. Also called duckweed.

Etymologies

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duck +‎ meat; it is eaten by ducks.

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