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  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Bryales category used in some classification systems for mosses having the spore case separated from the capsule wall by a hollow intercellular space
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • bryales An order of mosses, the true mosses, characterized by having the spore-case separated from the wall of the capsule by a hollow cylindrical intercellular space. It is divided into the Acrocarpi and Pleurocarpi (ranked as suborders) and embraces by far the greater part of all mosses.
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In literature:

This isolated example thus appears to approach the Bryales in its mode of dehiscence.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various