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  • n. A species of fern with fronds (Asplenium ceterach).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A species of fern with fronds (Asplenium Ceterach).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The scaly fern or miltwaste, Asplenium Ceterach, a native of Europe and western Asia.
  • n. [capitalized] A genus of small pin-natifid polypodiaceous ferns related to Asplenium.

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

  • n. small genus of Old World ferns; superseded in some classification systems which place plants of this genus in e.g. genera Asplenium and Pleurosorus

Etymologies

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French cétérac, from Arabic shetrak.

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