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hay-scented fern

[ hey-sen-tid ]
/ ˈheɪˌsɛn tɪd /
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noun

a fern, Dennstaedtia punctilobula, of eastern North America, having brittle, yellow-green fronds.

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Origin of hay-scented fern

First recorded in 1860–65
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