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osmund

noun os·mund
variants: or less commonly osmond \ˈäzmənd\

Definition of osmund

plural -s
1 obsolete : any of various ferns (as the male fern)
2 : a fern of the genus Osmunda; especially : royal fern

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Origin and Etymology of osmund

Middle English osmunde, from Old French osmonde


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osmund

noun
variants: or less commonly osmond \"\

Definition of osmund

plural -s
: a superior iron formerly imported into England from Sweden and used especially for making arrowheads, fishhooks, and clockworks; also : a piece of this iron

Origin and Etymology of osmund

Middle English osmond, from Middle Low German osemunt, from Old Swedish osmunder


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