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Definition 1: any of several small lithophytic ferns of tropical and warm temperate regions - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for cliff-brake in the sense of this definition

(cliff-brake is a kind of ...) any of numerous flowerless and seedless vascular plants having true roots from a rhizome and fronds that uncurl upward; reproduce by spores

(... is a kind of cliff-brake ) evergreen fern of California and Baja California

(... is a kind of cliff-brake ) very short shallowly creeping North American fern usually growing on cliffs or walls and having dark glossy leaf axes

(... is a kind of cliff-brake ) cliff brake of California and Baja California having purple-brown leafstalks

(... is a member of cliff-brake) genus of chiefly small rock-loving ferns; in some classification systems it is placed in the family Polypodiaceae or Adiantaceae

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