Climbing fern
Climbing Climb"ing, p. pr. & vb. n. of {Climb}. [1913 Webster]

{Climbing fern}. See under {Fern}.

{Climbing perch}. (Zo["o]l.) See {Anabas}, and {Labyrinthici}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Climbing fern — Fern Fern (f[ e]rn), n. [AS. fearn; akin to D. varen, G. farn, farnkraut; cf. Skr. par[.n]a wing, feather, leaf, sort of plant, or Lith. papartis fern.] (Bot.) An order of cryptogamous plants, the {Filices}, which have their fructification on the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • climbing fern — noun any of several ferns of the genus Lygodium that climb by twining • Hypernyms: ↑fern, ↑climber • Hyponyms: ↑creeping fern, ↑Hartford fern, ↑Lygodium palmatum, ↑climbing maidenhair, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • climbing fern — any of several chiefly tropical, vinelike ferns of the genus Lygodium, having climbing or trailing stems. [1810 20, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Old World climbing fern — smulkialapis ligodis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Schizėjinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lygodium microphyllum), paplitęs Afrikoje, Azijoje ir Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lygodium microphyllum angl. climbing maidenhair fern; Old… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • small-leaf climbing fern — smulkialapis ligodis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Schizėjinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lygodium microphyllum), paplitęs Afrikoje, Azijoje ir Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lygodium microphyllum angl. climbing maidenhair fern; Old… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Japanese climbing fern — japoninis ligodis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Schizėjinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lygodium japonicum), paplitęs rytų ir pietryčių Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lygodium japonicum angl. Japanese climbing fern šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • japanese climbing fern — noun Usage: usually capitalized J : a slender twining fern (Lygodium japonicum) with finely divided fronds …   Useful english dictionary

  • Climbing — Climb ing, p. pr. & vb. n. of {Climb}. [1913 Webster] {Climbing fern}. See under {Fern}. {Climbing perch}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Anabas}, and {Labyrinthici}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Climbing perch — Climbing Climb ing, p. pr. & vb. n. of {Climb}. [1913 Webster] {Climbing fern}. See under {Fern}. {Climbing perch}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Anabas}, and {Labyrinthici}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fern — (f[ e]rn), n. [AS. fearn; akin to D. varen, G. farn, farnkraut; cf. Skr. par[.n]a wing, feather, leaf, sort of plant, or Lith. papartis fern.] (Bot.) An order of cryptogamous plants, the {Filices}, which have their fructification on the back of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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