duck|weed


duck|weed
duck|weed «DUHK WEED», noun.
any one of a group of very small plants having no stem, that grow in water and often form dense green scum on the surface. Duckweed has a tiny disklike thallus beneath which are short, hairlike roots and is commonly grown in aquariums.

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