- any erect or creeping, mosslike, evergreen plant of the genus Lycopodium, as the club moss or ground pine.
Also ly·co·po·di·um [lahy-kuh-poh-dee-uh m] /ˌlaɪ kəˈpoʊ di əm/.
Origin of lycopod
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These two genera represent the climax of development of the Lycopod family.Ancient Plants
Marie C. Stopes
- another name for a club moss, esp one of the genus Lycopodium