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reindeer moss

noun
1.
any of several lichens of the genus Cladonia, especially the gray, many-branched C. rangiferina, of arctic and subarctic regions, eaten by reindeer and caribou.
Origin of reindeer moss
1745-1755
1745-55
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British Dictionary definitions for reindeer moss

reindeer moss

noun
1.
any of various lichens of the genus Cladonia, esp C. rangiferina, which occur in arctic and subarctic regions, providing food for reindeer
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