Lichen in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Lichen

leafy or mossy like fungi that grows on rocks, trees, and other natural elements and retains water

Examples of Lichen in a sentence

Slimy green lichen grew on the rocks next to the creek.  🔊

The oak tree had patches of brownish-green lichen that climbed all the way up its trunk.  🔊

The lichen that sprung from the tree resembled tiny, green and white clusters of mushrooms.  🔊

The leafy green lichen grew like moss up the old brick building.  🔊

Green patches of lichen that resemble wet moss store and provide extra water for the tree whenever a dry or particularly hot day arises.  🔊

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