Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of various slender, branching sponges, of unmerchantable quality, found in Florida; a glove-sponge.

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Examples

  • Beside the superb branch of uneatable bitter oranges which decks my tent-pole, I have to-day hung up a long bough of finger-sponge, which floated to the river-bank.

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