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Words nearby lichen nitidus
Example sentences from the Web for lichen nitidus
“We resemble a successful lichen, a ravaging bloom of algae, a mold enveloping a fruit,” reads the text.
That grey old house, with high lichen-stained roof and narrow windows—where but in sunny France could one see its like?The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
To these they often add tufts of wool, and lichen, and the whole is fastened together by a kind of clay.The Animal Story Book|Various
As far as I could see there were no grass, no weeds, no flowers; the earth was covered with a kind of lichen, uniformly blue.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
The thin tendrils of a lichen, here and there twining on a damp mass of stone, are the only traces of life.
A boy pushed the bracken and ferny grey and green wattle sprays from before a lichen-grown wooden cross.The Pioneers|Katharine Susannah Prichard