Venus–hair

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noun Ve·nus–hair \ˈvē-nəs-ˌher\

Definition of Venus–hair

  1. :  a delicate maidenhair fern (Adiantum capillus-veneris) that grows chiefly on wet calcareous rocks

1548

First Known Use of venus–hair

1548


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