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fern seed

noun
1.
the spores of ferns, formerly supposed to have the power to make persons invisible.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600
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British Dictionary definitions for fern seed

fern seed

noun
1.
the minute particles by which ferns reproduce themselves, formerly thought to be invisible. Possession of them was thought to make a person invisible
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