fern ball

noun

Definition of fern ball

: a ball composed of the compacted rhizomes of several small drooping ferns that is usually imported in a dry dormant condition from Japan for use in house decoration — see ball fern

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“Fern ball.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fern%20ball. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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