A submerged marine flowering plant found in the Caribbean, with long grasslike leaves.
- Thalassia testudinum, family Hydrocharitaceae
- Turtle grass was reported at depths deeper than 30 feet in clear waters of the Bahamas and only to 6 feet in murky conditions.
- The fish had driven down deep in the turtle grass and sea weeds trying to hide.
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Syllabification: tur·tle grass
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