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equisetoid

[ek-wuh-see-toid] /ˌɛk wəˈsi tɔɪd/
noun
1.
any plant of the phylum or division Equisetophyta (or Sphenopsida), including the horsetails and many extinct species of the Carboniferous Period.
Also called sphenopsid.
Origin
< Neo-Latin Equiset(um) equisetum + -oid
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