What is another word for lichen?

168 synonyms found


[ lˈa͡ɪkən], [ lˈa‍ɪkən], [ l_ˈaɪ_k_ə_n]

Synonyms for Lichen:

How to use "Lichen" in context?

Lichen is a symbiotic relationship between an algae and a fungus. The fungus helps the algae to grow and disperse, while the algae provides nutrients and protection to the fungus. Lichen can be found all over the world, but is especially common in colder climates. Lichen can be green, black, brown, or a variety of colors.

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