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Venus's-hair

[vee-nuh-siz-hair] /ˈvi nə sɪzˈhɛər/
noun
1.
a delicate maidenhair fern, Adiantum capillus-veneris.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50
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Venus's-hair

noun
1.
a fragile maidenhair fern, Adiantum capillus-veneris, of tropical and subtropical America, having fan-shaped leaves and a black stem
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