Definition of Meadow. Meaning of Meadow. Synonyms of Meadow

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Meadow. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Meadow and, of course, Meadow synonyms and on the right images related to the word Meadow.

Definition of Meadow

Meadow
Meadow Mead"ow, n. [AS. meady; akin to m[=ae]d, and to G. matte; prob. also to E. mow. See Mow to cut (grass), and cf. 2d Mead.] 1. A tract of low or level land producing grass which is mown for hay; any field on which grass is grown for hay. 2. Low land covered with coarse grass or rank herbage near rives and in marshy places by the sea; as, the salt meadows near Newark Bay.
Meadow
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.

Meaning of Meadow from wikipedia

- Alpine meadows Flower meadows Wooded meadows Fen Meadow Wet meadow Water-meadow Flood-meadow Coastal meadow Beach meadow Fell meadow Seagr**** meadow Tapestry...
- Meadow Mariangela Soprano, pla**** by Jamie-Lynn Sigler, is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos. In the early seasons, Meadow is shown...
- New Meadow, also known as Montgomery Waters Meadow for sponsorship purposes, is a stadium situated on the southern outskirts of Shrewsbury, Shropshire...
- Kingdom: Angel & Greyhound Meadow, Oxford Christ Church Meadow, Oxford Mill Meadows, Henley-on-Thames Port Meadow, Oxford Mottey Meadows, Staffordshire Wetlands...
- The meadow bunting or Siberian meadow bunting (Emberiza cioides) is a p****erine bird of eastern Asia which belongs to the genus Emberiza in the bunting...
- Sir Samuel Roy Meadow (born 9 June 1933) is a retired British paediatrician. He was awarded the Donald Paterson prize of the British Paediatric ****ociation...
- Meadow Lane Stadium is a football stadium in Nottingham, England. It is the home ground of Notts County, who have pla**** there since 1910. The stadium...
- Modern Meadow is an American biotechnology company that uses biofabrication to create sustainable materials. The company was co-founded by Andras Forgacs...
- The Meadows may refer to: The Meadows (Key West), a neighborhood in Key West, Florida, United States The Meadows, Albemarle County, Virginia, United States...
- The meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus), sometimes called the field mouse or meadow mouse, is a North American vole found across Canada, Alaska and...
Loading...