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- n. Plural form of equisetum.
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In the equisetums, the condition in question has been specially noticed to occur after prolonged drought.
Plants are represented by _Voltzia_ and by equisetums and ferns.
Mesozoic formations we appear to have a fair representation of the flora of the period, including such varied forms as ferns, equisetums, cycads, conifers, and monocotyledons.
And this cannot be considered improbable in view of the highly differentiated land plants -- ferns, equisetums, and lycopods -- in the Middle or Lower