walking leaf


Origin:
1650–60

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walking fern or walking leaf
 
n
a North American fern, Camptosorus rhizophyllus, having sword-shaped fronds, the tips of which take root when in contact with the ground: family Aspleniaceae
 
walking leaf or walking leaf
 
n

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More complex forms of background matching include the camouflage of the walking stick and walking leaf.
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