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hydrochoric (adjective), more hydrochoric, most hydrochoric
Many aquatic (water) plants use seed dispersal through water: Some hydrochoric plants; such as, water lilies make a fruit that floats in the water for a while and then drops down to the bottom to take root on the floor of the pond.
The seeds of palm trees can also be dispersed by the
hydrochoricprocess and if they grow near oceans, the seeds can be transported by ocean currents over long distances, allowing the seeds to be dispersed as far as other continents.
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