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lace-fern

[leys-furn] /ˈleɪsˌfɜrn/
noun
1.
a small, tufted fern, Cheilanthes gracillima, having dark-brown stalks and fronds about 4 inches (10.2 cm) long.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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