Definition of Quillworts

1. Noun. (plural of quillwort) ¹



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Definition of Quillworts

1. quillwort [n] - See also: quillwort

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quillworts

quilling
quillings
quillion
quillions
quillman
quillmen
quillon
quillons
quillow
quillows
quills
quillwork
quillworks
quillwort
quillwort family
quillworts (current term)
quilly
quilombo
quilombos
quilt
quilt show
quilted
quilted bedspread
quilted suture
quilter
quilters
quilting
quilting bee
quiltings
quiltlike

Literary usage of Quillworts

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1. Gray's School and Field Book of Botany: Consisting of "Lessons in Botany by Asa Gray (1887)
"The quillworts, Isoetes (Fig. 516-519), are very unlike Club Mosses in aspect, but have been associated with them. They look more like Rushes, ..."

2. The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts and ...by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1912)
"... including but one genus (Isoetes) of aquatic plants, which are from an inch to a foot or more in height. Order 34. Isoclines.— The quillworts (Fig. ..."

3. Botany for High Schools by George Francis Atkinson (1910)
"THE quillworts (ISOETES). 519. General characters.— The quillworts are peculiar Fig. 339. plants. ..."

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