Definition of Waterleaf in English :

Define Waterleaf in English

Waterleaf meaning in English

Meaning of Waterleaf in English

Pronunciation of Waterleaf in English

Waterleaf pronunciation in English

Pronounce Waterleaf in English


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1. waterleaf

any of several plants of the genus Hydrophyllum

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1. architecture
a carved decoration on the upper part of a column
a plant belonging to the genus Hydrophyllum

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nounWord forms: plural ˈwaterˌleafs
any of a genus (Hydrophyllum) of perennial plants of the waterleaf family, with white or bluish, bell-shaped flowers
designating a family (Hydrophyllaceae, order Solanales) of chiefly North American dicotyledonous plants with a cymose inflorescence and capsular fruit, including the nemophilas

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n. pl. wa·ter·leafs
Any of various North American herbaceous plants of the genus Hydrophyllum, having pinnately lobed often spotted leaves and terminal cymose clusters of white or purplish flowers.

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