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Any of several tropical epiphytic ferns of the genus Platycerium, having large forked fronds that resemble antlers.
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(Plants) any of various tropical and subtropical ferns of the genus Platycerium with fronds resembling antlers
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|Noun||1.||staghorn fern - any of various tropical ferns of the genus Platycerium having large flat lobed fronds often resembling the antlers of a stag|
fern - any of numerous flowerless and seedless vascular plants having true roots from a rhizome and fronds that uncurl upward; reproduce by spores
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