Hymenophyllum

noun
type genus of the Hymenophyllaceae: filmy ferns
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Hymenophyllaceae, ↑family Hymenophyllaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑filmy fern, ↑film fern

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\\ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈfiləm\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from hymen- + -phyllum
: a genus (the type of the family Hymenophyllaceae) of tropical hygrophytic and usually epiphytic ferns distinguished from Trichomanes by having the valves of the involucre bearing the sporangia separate

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