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  • n. A powder found in lycopodium, or club moss.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as Lycopodium powder. See under lycopodium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A highly inflammable yellow powder made up of the spores of species of Lycopodium, especially L. clavatum and L. Selago; vegetable brimstone.

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