Buckler fern

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buckler fern
 
n
any of various ferns of the genus Dryopteris, such as D. dilatata (broad buckler fern): family Polypodiaceae

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buckler fern

noun
any of various ferns of the genera Dryopteris or Polystichum or Lastreopsis having somewhat shield-shaped coverings on the sori [syn: shield fern
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