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Definition of Meadows
MeadowMeadow 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. MeadowMeadow Mead"ow, a.
Of or pertaining to a meadow; of the nature of a meadow;
produced, growing, or living in, a meadow. ``Fat meadow
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
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
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 Meadows from wikipedia
- Natural meadows
and gr****lands at Lake Baikal, Russia. Flood meadow
an der March, Austria Apart
from the perpetual meadows
was later credited
by the Office
of the Historian
of the U.S. House
of Representatives, and by Meadows
himself, as having
- The Meadows
to: The Meadows
(Key West), a neighborhood
in Key West, Florida, United States
County, Virginia, United
- L'Anse aux Meadows
(/ˈlænsi ˈmɛdoʊz/; a French-English name meaning
the bay with the meadows
) is an archaeological
site on the northernmost
tip of the...
for ten seasons. Meadows
was born in Highland
Park, Michigan, the son of Mardell, a nurse's ****istant, and Lathon Meadows
, a janitor. He studied...
- Jayne Meadows
(born Jane Cotter; September
27, 1919 – April
26, 2015), also known
as Jayne Meadows
-Allen, was an American
stage, film and television
- The Mountain Meadows
m****acre was a series
on the Baker–Fancher emigrant wagon
train, at Mountain Meadows
Utah. The attacks
- 1961, Meadows married
F. Six, president
Airlines, in Honolulu, Hawaii. He died on October
6, 1986. Meadows
- Flushing Meadows
–Corona Park, often referred
to as Flushing Meadows
Park, or simply Flushing Meadows
, is a public
park in the northern
part of Queens...
- The Asphodel Meadows
is a section
of the ancient
Gr**** underworld where ordinary souls
were sent to live after
death. The Oxford English Dictionary
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