from The Century Dictionary.

  • Abounding in or overgrown with ferns.
  • Resembling or of the nature of a fern.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Abounding in ferns.
  • adjective resembling a fern; fernlike.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of, or pertaining to ferns
  • adjective Like a fern, having the shape or feel of a fern.
  • adjective Covered in ferns.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective abounding in or covered with ferns
  • adjective resembling ferns especially in leaf shape


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