Synonyms and Antonyms for filmy-fern

1. filmy fern (n.)

any fern of the genus Trichomanes having large pinnatifid often translucent fronds; most are epiphytic on tree branches and twigs or terrestrial on mossy banks


2. broad buckler-fern (n.)

European shield fern


3. filmy fern (n.)

any fern of the genus Hymenophyllum growing in tropical humid regions and having translucent leaves


5. filmy (adj.)

so thin as to transmit light

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6. fern (n.)

any of numerous flowerless and seedless vascular plants having true roots from a rhizome and fronds that uncurl upward; reproduce by spores