manna lichen definition

  • noun:
    • some of several old-world semicrustaceous or shrubby lecanoras that roll up and are also blown about over African and Arabian deserts and utilized as food by people and animals; same as manna{2}.
    • any one of a few Old World partly crustaceous or shrubby lecanoras that roll-up and therefore are blown about over African and Arabian deserts and used as meals by people and animals

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