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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Grass with wide flat leaves cultivated in Europe and America for permanent pasture and hay and for lawns.

Usage examples (36)
  • The fairways will be the native fescue, which is already growing in the slacks.
  • In the 1970s, researchers discovered an endophyte in fescue that caused a disease called fescue toxicosis.
  • I got fescue over here I pump on in the wintertime.
  • The lawn was fescue, and it was extremely well kept. for more
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