HyperDic: moss

English > 1 sense of the word moss:
NOUNplantmosstiny leafy-stemmed flowerless plants
moss > pronunciation
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English > moss: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningtiny leafy-stemmed flowerless plants.
Narroweracrocarp, acrocarpous mossA moss in which the main axis is terminated by the archegonium (and hence the capsule)
pleurocarp, pleurocarpous mossA moss having the archegonium or antheridium on a short side branch rather than the main stalk
sphagnum, sphagnum moss, peat moss, bog mossAny of various pale or ashy mosses of the genus Sphagnum whose decomposed remains form peat
Broaderbryophyte, nonvascular plantAny of numerous plants of the division Bryophyta
Spanishbryophyta sensu stricto, musgo, musgos, verdín
Adjectivesmossyovergrown with moss

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