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club mosses
Lycopodiaceous Ly`co*po`di*a"ceous, a. (Bot.) Belonging, or relating, to the Lycopodiace[ae], an order of cryptogamous plants (called also club mosses) with branching stems, and small, crowded, one-nerved, and usually pointed leaves.
Enmossed
Enmossed En*mossed" (?; 115), a. [Pref. en- + moss.] Covered with moss; mossed. --Keats.
Mossed
Moss Moss, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mossed; p. pr. & vb. n. Mossing.] To cover or overgrow with moss. An oak whose boughs were mossed with age. --Shak.
Urn mosses
Urn Urn, n. [OE. urne, L. urna; perhaps fr. urere to burn, and sop called as being made of burnt clay (cf. East): cf. F. urne.] 1. A vessel of various forms, usually a vase furnished with a foot or pedestal, employed for different purposes, as for holding liquids, for ornamental uses, for preserving the ashes of the dead after cremation, and anciently for holding lots to be drawn. A rustic, digging in the ground by Padua, found an urn, or earthen pot, in which there was another urn. --Bp. Wilkins. His scattered limbs with my dead body burn, And once more join us in the pious urn. --Dryden. 2. Fig.: Any place of burial; the grave. Or lay these bones in an unworthy urn, Tombless, with no remembrance over them. --Shak. 3. (Rom. Antiq.) A measure of capacity for liquids, containing about three gallons and a haft, wine measure. It was haft the amphora, and four times the congius. 4. (Bot.) A hollow body shaped like an urn, in which the spores of mosses are contained; a spore case; a theca. 5. A tea urn. See under Tea. Urn mosses (Bot.), the order of true mosses; -- so called because the capsules of many kinds are urn-shaped.

Meaning of Mosse from wikipedia

- Mosse may refer to: Mossé of Burkina Faso Bartholomew Mosse, Irish surgeon and founder of the Rotunda Hospital Markus Mosse, German physician Hans Lachmann-Mosse...
- Katharine Louise Mosse OBE (born 20 October 1961) is an English novelist, non-fiction and short story writer and broadcaster. She is best known for her...
- as Mossé in their language Mooré Mossé is a French surname. Notable people with the surname include: Gérald Mossé (born 1967), jockey Claude Mossé (born...
- George Lachmann Mosse (September 20, 1918 – January 22, 1999) was an emigre from **** Germany, first to Great Britain and then to the United States, who...
- Richard Mosse (born 1980) is an Irish conceptual do****entary photographer. Mosse gained significant attention for his photographs of the war in eastern...
- Violet Brown (née Mosse; 10 March 1900 – 15 September 2017) was a Jamaican supercentenarian who was the oldest verified living person in the world for...
- Gérald Mossé (born 3 January 1967 in France) is a jockey in thoroughbred horse racing. He began riding professionally in April 1983 and his success during...
- Monsieur Mosse, originally Raimo Jääskeläinen, was a Finnish make-up artist (1932–1992). Monsieur Mosse was the first openly **** Finnish celebrity, who...
- Hilde L. Mosse (1913-1982) was a German-American psychiatrist. The sister of famed historian of ****sm George Mosse, she, along with fellow psychiatrist...
- publisher, and was the father of George Mosse. He was a publisher of the Berliner Tageblatt. In 1911 he married Felicia Mosse, only daughter of Rudolf Mosse....
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