moss family


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Noun1.moss family - a family of mossesmoss family - a family of mosses      
family - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera; "sharks belong to the fish family"
Bryophyta, division Bryophyta - a division of nonflowering plants characterized by rhizoids rather than true roots and having little or no organized vascular tissue and showing alternation of generations between gamete-bearing forms and spore-bearing forms; comprises true mosses (Bryopsida) and liverworts (Hepaticopsida) and hornworts (Anthoceropsida)
Dicranaceae, family Dicranaceae - mosses having costate leaves and long-stalked capsules with cleft peristome
Bryaceae, family Bryaceae - a family of acrocarpous mosses
family Mniaceae, Mniaceae - family of erect mosses with club-shaped paraphyses and the hexagonal cells of the upper leaf surface; sometimes treated as a subfamily of Bryaceae
family Jungermanniaceae, Jungermanniaceae - comprising the leafy members of the order Jungermanniales
family Marchantiaceae, Marchantiaceae - liverworts with prostrate and usually dichotomously branched thalli
family Sphaerocarpaceae, Sphaerocarpaceae - liverworts with bilaterally symmetrical gametophytes; sometimes placed in the order Jungermanniales
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This time round it seems the Moss family are keeping a much tighter rein on the second potential supermodel in the family.
Back at London Fashion Week, Matthew Williamson and Julien Macdonald provided the glamour on and off the catwalk, Topshop Unique gave us two members of the Moss Family (Kate and little sister Lottie), Mulberry unveiled a collaboration with Cara Delevingne, Paul Smith made me want/need silk paisley pyjama-style trousers while Mary Kantrantzou's intricate brocade and metallic jacquard worked beautifully on her statement dresses.
And the Moss family partied alongside Kate's cool crowd of Uncle Nick Grimshaw and Auntie Jaime Winstone, who were also at the bash.
Mike: I had been with Miller, then I had taken a job with the Moss family.
Full list of DDMC award winners Evening Gazette Trophy: Martyn Lightfoot Bishop Auckland Committee Trophy: Gavin Lee George Abbey Trophy: Phil Lee Ray Wright Trophy (best newcomer): Clinton Ewen John Blades Trophy: Jeff Wilson Texaco Rose Bowl: Bill Addison Scott Walton Memorial Trophy: The Moss family John Neasham Trophy: Paul Swift and David Cox Northern Goldsmith Trophy: The rescue units Northern Echo Trophy (best presented car): Ian Humpish Hepolite Shield: Ken Hall Northern Goldsmiths 57 Trophy: Steve Gibson Marshals' Trophy: Graham Coe Race Services Endeavour Trophy: Stephen Thompson
Jane Sarginson, prosecuting, said Village was a trusted employee of the company, run by the Moss family, which installed energy saving devices, and had worked there for 19 years.
Shapiro, along with associate Steve Levine, issued a statement on the case: "Since this horrible human event occurred, the Ortiz family has expressed its deepest regret and condolences to the Moss family over the senseless and tragic death of Taylor, their beautiful daughter.
With some of the nation's finest theaters, Bow Tie Cinemas and the Moss family have a long-standing and respected relationship with the communities they serve.
Guy and Alison are interior designers; The house has an unusual design and the spacious kitchen is at the front; The lounge has an oversized fireplace and sandy-coloured sofas and cushions; The couple love their clawfoot bath and relaxing neutral colours; The outside of the Moss family home and the imposing central hallway
I'm so sorry we won't be able to bring them more about the Moss family.
Will the Moss family set aside their differences to stop May from making the biggest mistake of her life?
A member of the reindeer moss family, the rock gnome is the only species in its genus to grow in North America.