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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the type genus of Cladoniaceae; lichens characterized by a crustose thallus and capitate fruiting bodies borne on simple or branched podetia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of lichens, representative of the family Cladonici.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. type genus of Cladoniaceae; lichens characterized by a crustose thallus and capitate fruiting bodies borne on simple or branched podetia

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