maidenhair fern

noun maid·en·hair fern \ -ˌher- \

Definition of maidenhair fern

: any of a genus (Adiantum) of ferns with delicate palmately branched fronds called also maidenhair

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First Known Use of maidenhair fern

1833

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MAIDENHAIR FERN Defined for Kids

maidenhair fern

noun maid·en·hair fern \ ˈmā-dᵊn-ˌher- \

Definition of maidenhair fern for Students

: a fern with slender stems and delicate leaves

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