Definition of Alopecurus pratensis

1. Noun. Stout erect perennial grass of northern parts of Old World having silky flowering spikes; widely cultivated for pasture and hay; naturalized in North America.

Exact synonyms: Meadow Foxtail
Group relationships: Alopecurus, Genus Alopecurus
Generic synonyms: Foxtail, Foxtail Grass



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alopecurus Pratensis

Alnus serrulata
Alnus veridis
Alnus veridis crispa
Alnus vulgaris
Alocasia macrorrhiza
Aloe ferox
Aloe vera
Aloeaceae
Alogian
Alogians
Aloha State
Alois Senefelder
Alonso
Alonzo
Alopecurus
Alopecurus pratensis (current term)
Alopex
Alopex lagopus
Alopiidae
Alopius
Alopius vulpinus
Alor Setar
Alora
Alosa
Alosa alosa
Alosa chrysocloris
Alosa pseudoharengus
Alosa sapidissima
Alost
Aloys Senefelder

Literary usage of Alopecurus pratensis

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1. The Quantitative Method in Biology by Julius MacLeod (1919)
"Dimensions in millimetres: TABLE I Length of the blade of the upper leaf of the fertile stem Minimum Maximum Alopecurus pratensis Agrostis alba Glyceria ..."

2. The Library of Agricultural and Horticultural Knowledge: With an Appendix on by John Baxter (1830)
"... as well as siliceous earth or sand, the Alopecurus pratensis, Festuca pratensis, Dactylis glo- merala, Phleum pratense major, ..."

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