from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See eelgrass.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a plant (Vallisneria spiralis) with long ribbonlike leaves, growing in fresh or brackish water; -- called also fresh-water eelgrass, and, in Maryland, wild celery.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An aquatic plant, Vallisneria spiralis.

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

  • n. submerged aquatic plant with ribbonlike leaves; Old World and Australia


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