small genus of tropical Asiatic greenhouse ferns; in some classifications placed in Polypodiaceae
Syn: ↑genus Cyrtomium
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus

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\\-ˈtōmēəm\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek kyrtōma bulge, convexity (from kyrtos bulging, crooked, convex) + New Latin -ium — more at cyrt-
: a small genus of tropical Asiatic greenhouse ferns (family Polypodiaceae) with anastomosing veins

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