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hy•dro•phyte  (hīdrə fīt′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Botanya plant that grows in water or very moist ground; an aquatic plant.
hy•dro•phyt•ic  (hī′drə fitik),USA pronunciation adj.  hydro•phyt′ism, n. 
  • hydro-1 + -phyte 1825–35


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hydrophyte /ˈhaɪdrəʊˌfaɪt/ n
  1. a plant that grows only in water or very moist soil



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