a.1.(Bot.) Like an ament, or bearing aments; amentaceous.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Stem often erect, sometimes prostrate, occasionally julaceous, [+ or -] pinnately branched, branches 1-2 cm; stem transverse section round-oval, with central strand, large and thin-walled medullar cells and 4-5 layers of yellowish-brown, thick-walled cortical cells enclosed by a well developed hyalodermis; axillary hairs abundant (4-7 per leaf axil), with 3-5 hyaline or brownish apical cells; pseudoparaphyllia foliose, broad, [+ or -] quadrate with irregular mar gin.
During this study we found that plants of Calliergonella cuspidata growing in dry and exposed habitats, forming carpets and presenting julaceous stems with acute and stiff apices and yellow-brownish colour, had sometimes been confused with Pleurozium schreberi (Willd.