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pondweed

Syllabification: pond·weed
Pronunciation: /ˈpän(d)wēd
 
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Definition of pondweed in English:

noun

A submerged aquatic plant that grows in still or running water and sometimes has floating leaves.
  • Genus Potamogeton, family Potamogetonaceae
Example sentences
  • Water hyacinths, duckweed, and pondweed are all aquatic monocots.
  • There'd be some pondweed, lotus and water lily, but you could still take a boat out here and fish.
  • Influxes of saltwater can ‘burn’ and destroy aquatic vegetation such as pondweed, najas and other freshwater and brackish water plants that serve as prime duck fodder.

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