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emersed

[ ih-murst ]
/ ɪˈmɜrst /
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adjective Botany.

risen or standing out of water, surrounding leaves, etc.

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Origin of emersed

1680–90; <Latin ēmersus (past participle of ēmergere to emerge) + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for emersed

emersed
/ (ɪˈmɜːst) /

adjective

(of the leaves or stems of aquatic plants) protruding above the surface of the water
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