an American lotus, Nelumbo lutea, having pale-yellow flowers and an edible seed.
the seed itself, similar in flavor to the chinquapin.
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- water bug,
- water butt,
- water cannon,
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- water chestnut,
- water clock,
- water closet,
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- water cooler,
- water crake
Origin of water chinquapin
An Americanism dating back to 1830–40
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a North American aquatic plant, Nelumbo lutea, having large umbrella-shaped leaves, pale yellow flowers, and edible nutlike seeds: family NelumbonaceaeCompare chinquapin
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