water lily

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water lily (plural water lilies)

  1. Any of various members of the Nymphaeaceae family that are tuberous plants, rooted in soil with leaves (lily pads) and flowers floating on the water surface.
  2. Species of genus Nymphoides, the fringed water lily and similar plants.
  3. Species of genus Nelumbo.