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Meadow Mead"ow, a. Of or pertaining to a meadow; of the nature of a meadow; produced, growing, or living in, a meadow. ``Fat meadow ground.' --Milton. Note: For many names of plants compounded with meadow, see the particular word in the Vocabulary. Meadow beauty. (Bot.) Same as Deergrass. Meadow foxtail (Bot.), a valuable pasture grass (Alopecurus pratensis) resembling timothy, but with softer spikes. Meadow grass (Bot.), a name given to several grasses of the genus Poa, common in meadows, and of great value for nay and for pasture. See Grass. Meadow hay, a coarse grass, or true sedge, growing in uncultivated swamp or river meadow; -- used as fodder or bedding for cattle, packing for ice, etc. [Local, U. S.] Meadow hen. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The American bittern. See Stake-driver. (b) The American coot (Fulica). (c) The clapper rail. Meadow lark (Zo["o]l.), any species of Sturnella, a genus of American birds allied to the starlings. The common species (S. magna) has a yellow breast with a black crescent. Meadow mouse (Zo["o]l.), any mouse of the genus Arvicola, as the common American species A. riparia; -- called also field mouse, and field vole. Meadow mussel (Zo["o]l.), an American ribbed mussel (Modiola plicatula), very abundant in salt marshes. Meadow ore (Min.), bog-iron ore, a kind of limonite. Meadow parsnip. (Bot.) See under Parsnip. Meadow pink. (Bot.) See under Pink. Meadow pipit (Zo["o]l.), a small singing bird of the genus Anthus, as A. pratensis, of Europe. Meadow rue (Bot.), a delicate early plant, of the genus Thalictrum, having compound leaves and numerous white flowers. There are many species. Meadow saffron. (Bot.) See under Saffron. Meadow sage. (Bot.) See under Sage. Meadow saxifrage (Bot.), an umbelliferous plant of Europe (Silaus pratensis), somewhat resembling fennel. Meadow snipe (Zo["o]l.), the common or jack snipe.


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- alopecurus pratensis, known as the meadow foxtail or the field meadow foxtail, is a perennial grass belonging to the grass family (poaceae
- alopecurus geniculatus is a species of grass known by the common name water foxtail or marsh foxtail. it is native to much of eurasia and
- alopecurus arundinaceus (creeping meadow foxtail, creeping foxtail) is a rhizomatous perennial species in the grass family (poaceae ).
- alopecurus, or foxtail grass, is a genus of the grass family poaceae with 25 to reed foxtail, creeping foxtail, creeping meadow foxtail
- timothy-grass can be confused with meadow foxtail (alopecurus pratensis) and purple-stem cat's-tail (phleum phleoides). description
- jpg , a grass flower head (meadow foxtail) showing the plain-coloured flowers with large anthers. image:grass anthers. from a meadow foxtail
- it is also known as slender meadow foxtail, black-grass, twitch grass, black twitch. description: file:alopecurus myosuroides1. jpg , spikelets
- alopecurus saccatus is a species of grass known by the common name pacific foxtail, or pacific meadow foxtail. it is native the west
- grasses: meadow foxtail , alopecurus geniculatus. meadow foxtail , alopecurus pratensis. meadow timothy , phleum pratense. mediterranean or sea
- north meadow, cricklade (su094946) is a hay meadow near the village of cricklade meadow foxtail alopecurus pratensis , crested dog's tail


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