Definitions for oakmossˈoʊkˌmɔs, -ˌmɒs

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oak•mossˈoʊkˌmɔs, -ˌmɒs(n.)

  1. a lichen, Evernia pranastri, growing on oak and other trees, yielding a resin used in the manufacture of perfumes.

    Category: Fungi

Origin of oakmoss:

1920–25

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  1. oakmoss(Noun)

    Evernia prunastri, a lichen found primarily on oak trees.

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