[ waw-ter-leef, wot-er- ]
/ ˈwɔ tərˌlif, ˈwɒt ər- /
A THANKSGIVING SPELLING QUIZ TO FEED YOUR HISTORY KNOWHOW
Before you celebrate family and blessings this year, take this quiz to test your spelling knowledge of the history and important figures of the first Thanksgiving.
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Words nearby waterleaf
Definition for waterleaf (2 of 2)
(in Greek architecture and sculpture) a motif of heart-shaped leaves having a conspicuous midrib.
Also called Lesbian leaf .
Origin of water leaf
First recorded in 1850–55
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Example sentences from the Web for waterleaf
These plants superficially resemble some of the Waterleaf Family, but the four lobes of the ovary are conspicuous.Field Book of Western Wild Flowers|Margaret Armstrong