Cibotium

noun
in some classification systems placed in family Cyatheaceae: ornamental tree ferns with coarse gracefully drooping fronds
Syn: ↑genus Cibotium
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dicksoniaceae, ↑family Dicksoniaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑Scythian lamb, ↑Cibotium barometz

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\\sə̇ˈbōd.ēəm\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek kibōtion, diminutive of kibōtos box, chest
: a genus of ornamental tree ferns (family Cyatheaceae) with coarse gracefully drooping fronds bluish green on the under side and with 2-valved indusia (as the Scythian lamb)

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