scale fern

noun

Definition of scale fern

: a small European fern (Ceterach officinarum) with chaffy coriaceous fronds

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“Scale fern.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scale%20fern. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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