Venus maidenhair

noun
delicate maidenhair fern with slender shining black leaf stalks; cosmopolitan
Hypernyms: ↑maidenhair, ↑maidenhair fern

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  • Venus maidenhair — laumiaplaukis adiantas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Adiantinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Adiantum capillus veneris), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, pietų Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Adiantum… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • maidenhair fern — noun any of various small to large terrestrial ferns of the genus Adiantum having delicate palmately branched fronds • Syn: ↑maidenhair • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Hyponyms: ↑common maidenhair, ↑Venushair, ↑Venus hair f …   Useful english dictionary

  • Venus'-hair fern — noun delicate maidenhair fern with slender shining black leaf stalks; cosmopolitan • Syn: ↑common maidenhair, ↑Venushair, ↑southern maidenhair, ↑Venus maidenhair, ↑Adiantum capillus veneris • Hypernyms: ↑maidenhair, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Venus' hair fern — laumiaplaukis adiantas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Adiantinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Adiantum capillus veneris), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, pietų Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Adiantum… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • maidenhair — maid en*hair , maidenhair fern maidenhair fern, n. (Bot.) Any of various small to large terrestrial ferns of the genus {Adiantum} having very slender graceful stalks and delicate palmately branched fronds, especially ({Adiantum pedatum}). It is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • maidenhair fern — maidenhair maid en*hair , maidenhair fern maidenhair fern, n. (Bot.) Any of various small to large terrestrial ferns of the genus {Adiantum} having very slender graceful stalks and delicate palmately branched fronds, especially ({Adiantum… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Venus'-hair — [vē′nəs her΄] n. a maidenhair fern (Adiantum capillus veneris) of tropical America and the S U.S. * * * …   Universalium

  • Venus'-hair — [vē′nəs her΄] n. a maidenhair fern (Adiantum capillus veneris) of tropical America and the S U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Venus-hair — noun Date: 1548 a delicate maidenhair fern (Adiantum capillus veneris) that grows chiefly on wet calcareous rocks …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Venus's-hair — /vee neuh siz hair /, n. a delicate maidenhair fern, Adiantum capillus veneris. [1540 50] * * * …   Universalium

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