Mudwort
Mudwort Mud"wort`, n. (Bot.) A small herbaceous plant growing on muddy shores ({Limosella aquatica}). [1913 Webster]

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  • mudwort — n. type of creeping plant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mudwort — /ˈmʌdwɜt/ (say mudwert) noun any species of the genus Limosella, family Scrophulariaceae, as Limosella australis, a small plant found on wet mud on pool margins in temperate regions. {mud + wort2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • mudwort — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : an herb of the genus Limosella (especially L. aquatica) * * * mudˈwort noun A small mud growing scrophulaceous plant (Limosella aquatica) • • • Main Entry: ↑mud …   Useful english dictionary

  • Limosella aquatica — Mudwort Mud wort , n. (Bot.) A small herbaceous plant growing on muddy shores ({Limosella aquatica}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Limosella australis — ID 47737 Symbol Key LIAU6 Common Name Welsh mudwort Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, CT, DE, MA, MD, ME, NC, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA Growth Habit… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Limosella — Taxobox name = Limosella image width = 260px image caption = Limosella aquatica regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Scrophulariales familia = Scrophulariaceae genus = Limosella genus authority = L. subdivision… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Canadian plants by family S — Main page: List of Canadian plants by familyFamilies: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I J K | L | M | N | O | P Q | R | S | T | U V W | X Y Z Salicaceae * Populus angustifolia narrowleaf cottonwood * Populus balsamifera balsam poplar * Populus… …   Wikipedia

  • Plantaginaceae — Taxobox name = Plantain family image width = 225px image caption = Plantago major regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Plantaginaceae familia authority = Juss. subdivision ranks = Genera… …   Wikipedia

  • Wort plants — This is an alphabetical listing of wort plants, meaning plants that employ the syllable wort in their English language common names. According to the Oxford English Dictionary s Ask Oxford site, A word with the suffix wort is often very old. The… …   Wikipedia

  • List of wort plants — This is an alphabetical listing of wort plants, meaning plants that employ the syllable wort in their English language common names. According to the Oxford English Dictionary s Ask Oxford site, A word with the suffix wort is often very old. The… …   Wikipedia

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