<botany> A genus of cryptogamous plants resembling Lycopodia, but producing two kinds of spores; also, any plant of this genus. Many species are cultivated in conservatories.

Origin: NL, fr. L. Selago, -inis, a kind of plant.

(01 Mar 1998)

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