water_chinquapin
1. [ noun ] (botany) water lily of eastern North America having pale yellow blossoms and edible globular nutlike seeds
Synonyms: yanquapin Nelumbo_lutea American_lotus
Related terms: water_lily Nelumbo
2. [ noun ] (botany) edible nutlike seeds of an American lotus having the flavor of a chinquapin
Related terms: edible_seed
Similar spelling:   water_chevrotain
  water_chickweed
  water_chestnut