Anacharis An*ach"a*ris, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? up + ? grace.] (Bot.) A fresh-water weed of the frog's-bit family ({Hydrocharidace[ae]}), native to America. Transferred to England it became an obstruction to navigation. Called also {waterweed} and {water thyme}. [1913 Webster]

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