Lichenes

plural noun
Li·che·nes | \līˈkē(ˌ)nēz\

Definition of Lichenes 

: a major category of thallophytes comprising the lichens now usually treated as an independent group more or less coordinate with Algae and Fungi — compare lichenales

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History and Etymology for Lichenes

New Latin, from plural of Latin lichen

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Dictionary Entries near Lichenes

lichee

lichen

Lichenales

Lichenes

lichen green

lichenism

lichenist

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