genus Onoclea

noun
one species: sensitive fern; in some classifications included in Polypodiaceae
Syn: ↑Onoclea
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Meronyms: ↑sensitive fern, ↑bead fern, ↑Onoclea sensibilis

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  • Onoclea — prop. n. A genus consisting of only species: the sensitive fern; in some classifications it is included in the {Polypodiaceae}. Syn: genus {Onoclea}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Onoclea sensibilis — Sensitive fern Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division …   Wikipedia

  • Onoclea — noun one species: sensitive fern; in some classifications included in Polypodiaceae • Syn: ↑genus Onoclea • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dryopteridaceae, ↑family Dryopteridaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Matteuccia — noun small genus sometimes included in genus Onoclea; in some classifications both genera are placed in Polypodiaceae • Syn: ↑Matteuccia, ↑Pteretis, ↑genus Pteretis • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dryopteridaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Pteretis — noun small genus sometimes included in genus Onoclea; in some classifications both genera are placed in Polypodiaceae • Syn: ↑Matteuccia, ↑genus Matteuccia, ↑Pteretis • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dryopteridaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Onoclea sensibilis — noun beautiful spreading fern of eastern North America and eastern Asia naturalized in western Europe; pinnately divided fronds show a slight tendency to fold when touched; pinnules enclose groups of sori in beadlike lobes • Syn: ↑sensitive fern …   Useful english dictionary

  • Onoclea — ID 57384 Symbol Key ONOCL Common Name sensitive fern Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Onoclea sensibilis — ID 57385 Symbol Key ONSE Common Name sensitive fern Family Dryopteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Onoclea Struthiopteris — ostrich os trich ([o^]s trich), n. [OE. ostriche, ostrice, OF. ostruche, ostruce, F. autruche, L. avis struthio; avis bird + struthio ostrich, fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? bird, sparrow. Cf. {Aviary}, {Struthious}.] [Formerly written also {estrich}.] (Zo[… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Onoclea struthiopteris — noun tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes • Syn: ↑ostrich fern, ↑shuttlecock fern, ↑fiddlehead, ↑Matteuccia struthiopteris, ↑Pteretis struthiopteris • Hypernyms: ↑fern …   Useful english dictionary

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