Fiddlehead - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfidlhed|  American pronunciation of the word fiddlehead
Brit.   British pronunciation of the word fiddlehead

noun

- tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes
- New World fern having woolly cinnamon-colored spore-bearing fronds in early spring later surrounded by green fronds; the early uncurling fronds are edible
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