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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.

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