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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A linear apothecium furrowed along the middle; the fruit of certain lichens.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A linear apothecium furrowed along the middle; the fruit of certain lichens.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, the narrow furrowed apothecium of some lichens, as in the genus

Etymologies

Diminutive of Latin lira a furrow. (Wiktionary)

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