Cotyledon umbilicus
Navelwort Na"vel*wort`, n. (Bot.) A European perennial succulent herb ({Cotyledon umbilicus}), having round, peltate leaves with a central depression; -- also called {pennywort}, and {kidneywort}. [1913 Webster]

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  • cotyledon — n. 1 an embryonic leaf in seed bearing plants. 2 any succulent plant of the genus Umbilicus, e.g. pennywort. Derivatives: cotyledonary adj. cotyledonous adj. Etymology: L, = pennywort, f. Gk kotuledon cup shaped cavity f. kotule cup …   Useful english dictionary

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