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Definition of Tuft

Tuft
Tuft Tuft, n. [Prov. E. tuff, F. touffe; of German origin; cf. G. zopf a weft of hair, pigtail, top of a tree. See Top summit.] 1. A collection of small, flexible, or soft things in a knot or bunch; a waving or bending and spreading cluster; as, a tuft of flowers or feathers. 2. A cluster; a clump; as, a tuft of plants. Under a tuft of shade. --Milton. Green lake, and cedar fuft, and spicy glade. --Keble. 3. A nobleman, or person of quality, especially in the English universities; -- so called from the tuft, or gold tassel, on the cap worn by them. [Cant, Eng.] Several young tufts, and others of the faster men. --T. Hughes.
Tuft
Tuft Tuft, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tufted; p. pr. & vb. n. Tufting.] 1. To separate into tufts. 2. To adorn with tufts or with a tuft. --Thomson.
Tuft
Tuft Tuft, v. i. To grow in, or form, a tuft or tufts.

Meaning of Tuft from wikipedia

- Tufting is a type of textile weaving in which a thread is inserted on a primary base. It is an ancient technique for making warm garments, especially...
- Tuft & Needle (stylized as TUFT&NEEDLE, often simply T&N) is an American direct to consumer mattress and bedding brand owned by Serta Simmons. The company...
- Play media Tuft cells, sometimes referred to as brush cells, are chemosensory cells in the epithelial lining of the intestines and respiratory tract. The...
- Hypholoma fasciculare, commonly known as the sulphur tuft, sulfur tuft or clustered woodlover, is a common woodland mushroom, often in evidence when hardly...
- is a network of capillaries known as a tuft, located at the beginning of a nephron in the kidney. The tuft is structurally supported by intraglomerular...
- Tuft or tufts or tufted can refer to: Bunch gr**** Chloris Ryegr**** Tufted angioma Tufted folliculitis Toft (surname) Tofte (surname) Tuft (surname) Tufte...
- The tufted titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) is a small songbird from North America, a species in the tit and chickadee family (Paridae). The black-crested...
- Diane Tuft (born 1947) is an American photographer focusing on nature and landscape photography, do****enting the effects of the environment on the Earth's...
- Svein Tuft (born May 9, 1977) is a Canadian road bicycle racer and the 2006–07 UCI America Tour champion. Tuft currently races for UCI WorldTeam Mitchelton–Scott...
- Tufts University is a private research university in Medford, M****achusetts. A charter member of the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC)...
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