noun Stic·ta \ˈstiktə\

Definition of Sticta

  1. :  a large genus (the type of the family Stictaceae) of mainly tropical lichens having a foliaceous lobed thallus that is commonly coriaceous in texture

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Origin and Etymology of sticta

New Latin, from Greek stiktē, feminine of stiktos tattooed, spotted, from stizein to tattoo — more at stick

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a trip made at another's expense

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