1. One of the scales, 1 cell thick, that occur on the young fronds of a fern. As the frond opens most of the ramenta are lost, but some persist on the rachis
2. One of the sterile scales, resembling hairs, that occur among the seeds on cones of the Mesozoic cycad Cycadeoidea.
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