Water feather
Water feather Wa"ter feath"er Water feather-foil Wa"ter feath"er-foil` (Bot.) The water violet ({Hottonia palustris}); also, the less showy American plant {Hottonia inflata}. [1913 Webster]

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  • water-feather — stambioji plunksnalapė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Plunksnalapinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Myriophyllum aquaticum), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Myriophyllum aquaticum angl. Brazilian water milfoil; parrot s… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • water feather — noun or water featherfoil : a featherfoil (Hottonia inflata) * * * 1. a water milfoil, Myriophyllum aquaticum. 2. a North American featherfoil, Hottonia inflata. [1810 20, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • water feather — 1. a water milfoil, Myriophyllum aquaticum. 2. a North American featherfoil, Hottonia inflata. [1810 20, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Water feather-foil — Water feather Wa ter feath er Water feather foil Wa ter feath er foil (Bot.) The water violet ({Hottonia palustris}); also, the less showy American plant {Hottonia inflata}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • water milfoil — any of various aquatic plants, chiefly of the genus Myriophyllum, the submerged leaves of which are very finely divided. [1570 80] * * * ▪ plant  any member of the genus Myriophyllum (family Haloragaceae), about 45 widely distributed species of… …   Universalium

  • water featherfoil — noun see water feather …   Useful english dictionary

  • Feather — Feath er (f[e^][th] [ e]r), n. [OE. fether, AS. fe[eth]er; akin to D. veder, OHG. fedara, G. feder, Icel. fj[ o][eth]r, Sw. fj[ a]der, Dan. fj[ae]der, Gr. ptero n wing, feather, pe tesqai to fly, Skr. pattra wing, feather, pat to fly, and prob.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Feather alum — Feather Feath er (f[e^][th] [ e]r), n. [OE. fether, AS. fe[eth]er; akin to D. veder, OHG. fedara, G. feder, Icel. fj[ o][eth]r, Sw. fj[ a]der, Dan. fj[ae]der, Gr. ptero n wing, feather, pe tesqai to fly, Skr. pattra wing, feather, pat to fly, and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Feather bed — Feather Feath er (f[e^][th] [ e]r), n. [OE. fether, AS. fe[eth]er; akin to D. veder, OHG. fedara, G. feder, Icel. fj[ o][eth]r, Sw. fj[ a]der, Dan. fj[ae]der, Gr. ptero n wing, feather, pe tesqai to fly, Skr. pattra wing, feather, pat to fly, and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Feather driver — Feather Feath er (f[e^][th] [ e]r), n. [OE. fether, AS. fe[eth]er; akin to D. veder, OHG. fedara, G. feder, Icel. fj[ o][eth]r, Sw. fj[ a]der, Dan. fj[ae]der, Gr. ptero n wing, feather, pe tesqai to fly, Skr. pattra wing, feather, pat to fly, and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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