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laceleaf

[leys-leef] /ˈleɪsˌlif/
noun, plural laceleaves.
1.
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.
Also called latticeleaf.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; lace + leaf
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