fiddlehead

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fiddlehead New World fern having woolly cinnamon-colored spore-bearing fronds in early spring later surrounded by green fronds; the early uncurling fronds are edible
    • n fiddlehead tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fiddlehead Nautical, an ornament at the bow of a ship, over the cutwater, consisting of carved work in the form of a volute or scroll, resembling somewhat that at the head of a violin.
    • n fiddlehead plural The crozier-like uncoiling young fronds of the cinnamon-fern, Osmunda cinnamomea: so named from their fancied resemblance to the carved head of a violin.
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Usage


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One of Fiddlehead 's core capabilities is that it can create up to four virtual computers from one CPU.
As a math and science teacher in Morris, he took advantage of Fiddlehead 's many control functions.
David Peterson is the chief technology officer for Fiddlehead , a young company merging with CDI this month.
When we discovered Fiddlehead 's suite of eight tools, it seemed like a perfect fit.
Finely chopped fiddleheads 1/3 C. Stir in fiddleheads and nuts.
I'm pleased to officially welcome Fiddlehead, Inc, to CDI's corporate family.
Katie's Award-Winning Chocolate Fiddlehead Cakes.
Finely chopped fiddleheads 1/3 C. Chocolate chips 1 t.
Think of fiddlehead fern s, those tightly coiled, emerald-green symbols of spring, as ferns interrupted.
"Instead, faster string-crossing is simply a matter of flicking the wrist in small, circular movements," emails violinist and fiddler Rhiannon Schmitt of Fiddleheads Violins from Canoe, British Columbia in Canada.
He said he hasn't had time to do his own hunting, but he recently purchased fiddleheads and stinging nettles.
Fiddleheads' Olive Tapenade and Goat Cheese Crostinis.
Fiddleheads' Asian Style Tuna Tartar .
Fiddlehead cures technologist 's headaches.
Fiddleheads, Ramps, and Pesto .
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