tall-grass


tall-grass
adj.
Tall-grass is used with these nouns: ↑prairie

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • grass owl — noun : a rather large long legged owl (Tyto longimembris) that lives in tall grass and is widely distributed from India and southern China to northern Australia and Fiji …   Useful english dictionary

  • tall fescue — tȯl n a European fescue (Festuca elatior syn. F. arundinacea) with erect smooth stems 3 to 4 feet (about 1 meter) high that has been introduced into No. America called also tall fescue grass see FESCUE FOOT …   Medical dictionary

  • tall oat grass — noun coarse perennial Eurasian grass resembling oat; found on roadside verges and rough grassland and in hay meadows; introduced in North America for forage • Syn: ↑tall meadow grass, ↑evergreen grass, ↑false oat, ↑French rye, ↑Arrhenatherum… …   Useful english dictionary

  • grass tree — noun 1. any of several Australian evergreen perennials having short thick woody stems crowned by a tuft of grasslike foliage and yielding acaroid resins • Syn: ↑Australian grass tree • Hypernyms: ↑arborescent plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Xanthorroea …   Useful english dictionary

  • tall meadow grass — noun coarse perennial Eurasian grass resembling oat; found on roadside verges and rough grassland and in hay meadows; introduced in North America for forage • Syn: ↑tall oat grass, ↑evergreen grass, ↑false oat, ↑French rye, ↑Arrhenatherum elatius …   Useful english dictionary


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