Christmas fern

noun

Definition of Christmas fern

: a North American evergreen fern (Polystichum acrostichoides)

First Known Use of Christmas fern

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Christmas fern.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Christmas%20fern. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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