Definition of Elodea

1. Noun. Submerged freshwater perennials.




Definition of Elodea

1. Noun. Any of several underwater freshwater perennials, of the genus ''Elodea'', that have grasslike leaves; ditchmoss or pondweed ¹

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Definition of Elodea

1. an aquatic herb [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Elodea

elmy
elne
elning
elocation
elocular
elocute
elocuted
elocutes
elocuting
elocution
elocutionary
elocutionist
elocutionists
elocutions
elocutive
elodea (current term)
elodeas
elodian
elodians
eloge
eloges
elogies
elogist
elogists
elogium
elogiums
elogy
eloign
eloignate
eloigned

Literary usage of Elodea

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"In the leaf cells of elodea the dye remains in solution ... 94, 1900. in the elodea cells it is always bright red in color. This suggested that within the ..."

2. Aquatic Microscopy for Beginners: Or, Common Objects from the Ponds and Ditches by Alfred Cheatham Stokes (1918)
"I have seen these Diatoms so profusely developed on a leaf of elodea Canadensis, that they were in contact with one another by their margins, ..."

3. Biological Bulletin by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.) (1911)
"With the progressive growth of elodea the upper leaves are the only ones upon which ... In August, elodea may be four feet high, but only the upper foot has ..."

4. The Annals of Horticulture (1848)
"... or by division of the plant. kept just flooded. It is propagated by seeds, or viviparous shoots, or by division bf the plant. elodea.—Two stove species. ..."

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