fragile

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fragile twining plant of South Africa with bright green flattened stems and glossy foliage popular as a floral decoration Asparagus asparagoides , smilax
article that is fragile and easily broken breakable
animal resembling a starfish with fragile whiplike arms radiating from a small central disc brittle-star , brittle star , serpent star
morel with a fertile portion that has a relatively smooth surface; the stalk is fragile conic Verpa , Verpa conica
fragile mosquito-like flies that produce galls on plants gallfly , gall gnat , gall midge
fragile branching stoneworts genus Nitella , Nitella
snakelike lizard of Europe and Asia and North America with vestigial hind limbs and the ability to regenerate its long fragile tail glass lizard , glass snake , joint snake
small fragile bone making up part of the front inner walls of each eye socket and providing room for the passage of the lacrimal ducts lacrimal bone
small fungus with a fragile cap that cracks to expose the white context and a white stalk that is practically enclosed by the cap Macowanites americanus
abnormal loss of bony tissue resulting in fragile porous bones attributable to a lack of calcium; most common in postmenopausal women osteoporosis
discomycetous fungus of the genus Peziza; the fragile fruiting body is a ghostly white but stains yellow when broken; favors strongly alkaline habitats Peziza domicilina
form of dwarfism accompanied by fragile bones and bad teeth pycnodysostosis
mussel with thin fragile shells having only rudimentary hinge teeth thin-shelled mussel
state of mind in which consciousness is fragile and voluntary action is poor or missing; a state resembling deep sleep trance
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