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seed fern

noun
1.
any of various plants of the order Lyginopteridales (or Cycadofilicales), known only as fossils, having fernlike leaves and reproducing by means of seeds.
Also called pteridosperm.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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British Dictionary definitions for seed-fern

seed fern

noun
1.
another name for pteridosperm
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