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golden polypody

noun

hare's-foot fern

[hairz-foo t] /ˈhɛərzˌfʊt/
noun
1.
a fern, Polypodium aureum, of tropical America, having a brown, scaly rootstock and green or deep bluish-green fronds.
Also called golden polypody, rabbit's-foot fern.
Origin of hare's-foot fern
1865-1870
1865-70
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