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- adj. Not furnished with shields or beds for the spores, like the thallus of certain lichens.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not furnished with shields or beds for the spores, as the thallus of certain lichens.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, without apothecia: applied to lichens, or lichenoid growths, the fructification of which is unknown.
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)