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Definition of Water caltrop

water caltrop
Water chestnut Wa"ter chest"nut (Bot.) The fruit of Trapa natans and Trapa bicornis, Old World water plants bearing edible nutlike fruits armed with several hard and sharp points; also, the plant itself; -- called also water caltrop.
Water caltrop
Water caltrop Wa"ter cal"trop (Bot.) The water chestnut.

Meaning of Water caltrop from wikipedia

- The water caltrop is any of three extant species of the genus Trapa: Trapa natans, Trapa bicornis and the endangered Trapa rossica. It is also known as...
- referred to as the "caltrop". A water plant with similarly-shaped spiked seeds is called the "water caltrop", Trapa natans. Caltrops were known to the Romans...
- Chinese water chestnut (Eleocharis dulcis), eaten for its crisp corm The water caltrop (Trapa natans), eaten for its starchy seed Chinese chestnut Chestnut...
- grow to about 1.5 m. The water caltrop, which also is referred to by the same name, is unrelated and often confused with the water chestnut. The small, rounded...
- includes the pomegranate (Punica granatum, formerly in Punicaceae) and the water caltrop (Trapa natans, formerly in Trapaceae). Lythraceae has a worldwide distribution...
- (山梔子), and is symbolic of plum flowers. The white is made from the water caltrop (菱, hishi), and represents the snow and its cleansing effects. Finally...
- Solanaceae (for example the Tomatillo, Physalis philadelphica), and the water caltrop, Trapa natans. In some species the calyx not only persists after flowering...
- wild rice (Zizania), water caltrop (Trapa natans), Chinese water chestnut (Eleocharis dulcis), Indian lotus (Nelumbo nucifera), water spinach (Ipomoea aquatica)...
- refer to: Trees Castanea mollissima Sterculia mono**** Fruits Eleocharis dulcis Water caltrop (Trapa natans) Water chestnut Chestnut (disambiguation)...
- (rapifera) Ulluco Ullucus tuberosus Wasabi Wasabia ****onica Water caltrop Trapa natans Trapa bicornis Water chestnut Eleocharis dulcis Yacón Smallanthus sonchifolius...
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