Meaning of “water lily” in the English Dictionary

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"water lily" in British English

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water lilynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwɔː.tə ˌlɪl.i/ us /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ ˌlɪl.i/

a plant whose large, flat leaves and cup-shaped petals float on the surface of lakes and pools

(Definition of “water lily” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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