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- noun In botany, same as
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Bot.) One of a large class or division of the vegetable kingdom, which includes those flowerless plants, such as fungi, algæ, and lichens, that consist of a thallus only, composed of cellular tissue, or of a congeries of cells, or even of separate cells, and never show a distinction into root, stem, and leaf.
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- noun botany Any of a large number of
plantsthat consist of a thallusonly, with no flower, leavesetc.
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thallus + -gen
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