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laceleaf

[ leys-leef ]
/ ˈleɪsˌlif /
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noun, plural lace·leaves.
a submerged aquatic plant, Aponogeton madagascariensis, of Madagascar, having tiny white flowers and broad leaves consisting only of veins that float just beneath the surface.
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Also called latticeleaf.

Origin of laceleaf

First recorded in 1865–70; lace + leaf
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