Definition of Hydrophytes

1. Noun. (plural of hydrophyte) ¹



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Definition of Hydrophytes

1. hydrophyte [n] - See also: hydrophyte

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hydrophytes

hydrophobized
hydrophobous
hydrophoby
hydrophone
hydrophones
hydrophora
hydrophore
hydrophores
hydrophorograph
hydrophosphination
hydrophosphinations
hydrophthalmia
hydrophyllium
hydrophyte
hydrophytes (current term)
hydrophytic
hydrophytic plant
hydrophytic vegetation
hydrophytology
hydropic
hydropic degeneration
hydropical
hydropically
hydropillar
hydropillars
hydropiper
hydropipers
hydroplane
hydroplane racing

Literary usage of Hydrophytes

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1. The New International Encyclopaedia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1906)
"Various classes of hydrophytes are taken up under separate heads, where the main features of ... The leaves of hydrophytes are frequently finely divided, ..."

2. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"Perhaps no plants have such a wide distribution as certain of the hydrophytes. This is particularly true of ocean plants, where it can easily be accounted ..."

3. A Text-book of Botany for Secondary Schools by John Merle Coulter (1910)
"CHAPTER XXII hydrophytes 192. Adaptations.—When a plant lives entirely or partially submerged in water, its structure differs in many ways from that of an ..."

4. Classification of Wetlands & Deepwater Habitats of the U. S. by Lewis M. Cowardin (1979)
"The term wetland includes a variety of areas that fall into one of five categories: (1) areas with hydrophytes and hydric soils, ..."

5. A College Text-book of Botany: Being an Enlargement of the Author's by George Francis Atkinson (1905)
"The leaves, and often the stems, even of land hydrophytes, are soft and watery. ... It is customary to restrict the term hydrophytes to plants growing in ..."

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