• synonyms

water soldier

  1. an aquatic plant, Stratiotes aloides, of Europe and NW Asia, having rosettes of large leaves and large three-petalled white flowers: family Hydrocharitaceae
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Historical Examples of water soldier

  • White water-crowfoot, water-soldier, and arrowheads will form the fringe of the pool.

    The Naturalist on the Thames

    C. J. Cornish