from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An order of mosses, the peat-mosses, containing the single family Sphagnaceæ and genus Sphagnum (which see).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. coextensive with the genus Sphagnum; in some classifications isolated in a separate subclass
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