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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An order of mosses, the peat-mosses, containing the single family SphagnaceƦ and genus Sphagnum (which see).

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

  • n. coextensive with the genus Sphagnum; in some classifications isolated in a separate subclass

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