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fiddlehead definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes [syn: ostrich fern, shuttlecock fern, fiddlehead, Matteuccia struthiopteris, Pteretis struthiopteris, Onoclea struthiopteris]
2: New World fern having woolly cinnamon-colored spore-bearing fronds in early spring later surrounded by green fronds; the early uncurling fronds are edible [syn: cinnamon fern, fiddlehead, fiddlehead fern, Osmunda cinnamonea]

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1882 one of the young unfurling fronds of some ferns that are often eaten as greens called also fiddlehead fern



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