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moss

noun [C or U] uk   /mɒs/  us   /mɑːs/
a very small, green or yellow plant that grows especially in wet earth or on rocks, walls, and tree trunks: The rocks near the river were covered with moss.
mossy
adjective uk   /ˈmɒs.i/  us   /ˈmɑː.si/
a mossy tree/rock/lawn
Translations of “moss”
in Arabic طُحْلُب…
in Korean 이끼…
in Malaysian lumut…
in French mousse…
in Turkish yosun…
in Italian muschio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 苔蘚…
in Russian мох…
in Polish mech…
in Vietnamese rêu…
in Spanish musgo…
in Portuguese musgo…
in Thai พืชตะไคร่น้ำ…
in German das Moos…
in Catalan molsa…
in Japanese 苔(コケ)…
in Indonesian lumut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 苔藓…
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