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bracken


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bracken  \Brack"en\,  n.  [OE.  braken,  AS  bracce.  See  {2d  Brake}, 
  n.] 
  A  brake  or  fern.  --Sir  W.  Scott. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bracken 
  n  1:  fern  of  southeastern  Asia;  not  hardy  in  cold  temperate 
  regions  [syn:  {Pteridium  esculentum}] 
  2:  large  coarse  fern  often  several  feet  high;  essentially  weed 
  ferns;  cosmopolitan  [syn:  {pasture  brake},  {brake},  {Pteridium 
  aquilinum}] 




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