lily pad

lily pad
floating leaves of a water lily
Hypernyms: ↑pad
Part Holonyms: ↑water lily

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noun, pl ⋯ pads [count]
: a large, floating leaf of a plant (called a water lily) that grows in the water of a pond or pool

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ˈlily pad f17 [lily pad lily pads] noun
a round floating leaf of a ↑water lily

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