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beard' moss"




any of several green or yellow lichens of the genus Usnea, having long, threadlike stems in a tangled mass typically hanging from tree branches, and growing in a wide range of habitats from tropical zones to the Arctic. Also called old-man's-beard.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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