from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A New Zealand fern (Pellaea rotundifolia) cultivated as a houseplant for its arching or trailing leaves with round, dark green, buttonlike leaflets.

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  • n. fern of New Zealand and Australia having trailing fronds with dark green buttonlike leaflets
  • n. Jamaican fern having round buttonlike bulbils


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