Definition of pondweed in English:

pondweed

Line breaks: pond|weed
Pronunciation: /ˈpɒndwiːd
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A submerged aquatic plant that grows in still or running water and sometimes has floating leaves.
    • Genus Potamogeton, family Potamogetonaceae
    More 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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