Eelgrass definition

ēlgrăs
Any of several submersed marine plants of the genus Zostera, having straplike leaves and found along northern and southern temperate coasts worldwide.
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Any of several submersed freshwater plants of the genus Vallisneria, having long flat or twisted leaves and often grown as aquarium plants.
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A flowering plant (Zostera marina) of the pondweed family, that grows underwater and has long, grasslike leaves.
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A plant (Zostera marina), with very long and narrow leaves, growing abundantly in shallow bays along the North Atlantic coast.
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Noun

Singular:
eelgrass
Plural:
eelgrasses