common maidenhair

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

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  • 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

  • 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

  • common polypody — paprastoji šertvė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Šertvinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Polypodium vulgare), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir šiaurės Afrikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Polypodium vulgare angl. adder s fern; common… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • common polypody — noun mat forming lithophytic or terrestrial fern with creeping rootstocks and large pinnatifid fronds found throughout North America and Europe and Africa and east Asia • Syn: ↑adder s fern, ↑wall fern, ↑golden maidenhair, ↑golden polypody,… …   Useful english dictionary

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

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

  • golden maidenhair — paprastoji šertvė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Šertvinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Polypodium vulgare), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir šiaurės Afrikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Polypodium vulgare angl. adder s fern; common… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • golden maidenhair — noun mat forming lithophytic or terrestrial fern with creeping rootstocks and large pinnatifid fronds found throughout North America and Europe and Africa and east Asia • Syn: ↑common polypody, ↑adder s fern, ↑wall fern, ↑golden polypody, ↑sweet… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adiantum — Western Five fingered Fern (Adiantum aleuticum) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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