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hart's-tongue

[hahrts-tuhng] /ˈhɑrtsˌtʌŋ/
noun
1.
a fern, Phyllitis scolopendrium, having long, leathery, wavy-edged leaves.
Also, harts-tongue.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English hertis tonge. See hart, 's1, tongue
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hart's-tongue

noun
1.
an evergreen Eurasian fern, Asplenium scolopendrium, with narrow undivided fronds bearing rows of sori: family Polypodiaceae
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